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Foreign batting coach may be considered, says Afridi
KARACHI - Pakistan Cricket Team captain Shahid Afridi on Sunday said that the possibility of bringing in a foreign batting coach would be considered if Javed Miandad was unavailable to fill the role for the national team.
Giving the inauguration speech at Karachi’s Boom Boom Cricket Stadium, Afridi said that he will try to learn from his previous mistakes in order, improve and try to give the team some stability.
He said the team picked for the West Indies tour consists of fresh players and it will present a great opportunity to Pakistan to assess its future prospects.
Afridi said that the team would try its best to achieve a good result, but admitted that a lot of hark work was needed to improve the team’s fielding.
Pakistan ODI and T20 skipper Shahid Khan Afridi is eager to develop his batting after even his daughter began kidding about his bad form with the bat. ”I will totally focus on developing my batting during the tour. It’s become definitely poor,” Afridi informed journalists of the ODI sequence against the West Indies later this particular month.
“Even my daughter has begun calling me Baba Boom Boom Out due to my bad batting capabilities,” he smiled .Afridi ended this year WC as the combined maximum wicket taker but flopped totally with the bat. ” It isn’t a simple tour and we’ll have to give our greatest to produce best outcomes,” he explained.
Afridi mentioned Pakistan has the possible to become the international best side. “My squad has enhanced a lot in recent times and our overall performance in the WC under pressure was good,” Afridi added.