Pakistan has some exciting new talent who has been performing well in recent years
Pakistan is one of those teams who can be so dangerous at times and could be so vulnerable at times. They have some amazing talent in their team. The top three of Pakistan have a batting average more than 50 in ODI. They are equipped with quality pace bowling. Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz, Hasaan Ali, Shaheen Afridi can demolish any batting attack on their day. Let’s look at the top five players in the team who can take Pakistan to their second World Cup.
Babar Azam is known as the Virat Kohli of the Pakistani team. He has been scoring lots of runs lately for his team. He has scored 2854 runs with 9 centuries at an average of 51 in just 67 matches.
The magician of swing bowling may not be at his best currently but he is as effective as anyone. He took 5 wickets against Australia by just spending 30 runs where all other bowlers went for more than 6 runs per over. He was not in the first list of Pakistan’s World Cup Squad but he was picked now he is proving his skills.
Nobody had a better start to a career than Fakhar Zaman in the International Cricket. He is the fastest to reach 1000 runs in ODI cricket; the southpaw took only 18 innings to reach the milestone. Who could have imagined that this man will score double century so early in his career? He is the hero of famous win against India in ICC Champions Trophy World Cup 2017.
The other part of the dangerous opening pair of Pakistan was not far away in reaching 1000 runs quickly. He took only one more innings than Fakhar to reach the first milestone with many to come. He is scoring runs at an average of 57.17 in ODI cricket which is humongous.
The veteran of Pakistan who has been in an out of the international side has made into the list because of his all-round ability and recent form in World Cup. The experienced all-rounder has scored 175 runs till now in 5 matches with a strike rate of 100.
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