The Head coach says its’ time to get serious and to go along with the cricketers who have realistic chances of playing for the country for upcoming series including T20 World this year.
“No, more experiments with the team. It’s time to get serious and going along with the cricketers for tough series who have realistic chances of playing for the country,” explained the head coach while mentioning England tour and fast approaching T20 World Cup.
“England series are tough and also the other series coming up including T20World Cup,” said the head coach.
“The focus will be on finding the best playing XI in each match,” said Misbah adding that the touring squad would contain only those players who would have a genuine case to play.
“It was trial and experimental phase but now only the most suitable cricketers will be there for England tour,” he made it clear, pointing out problems in the middle-order for the while-ball cricket.
He also stated that they needed to overcome flaws they witnessed during these tours and more work was needed to be done on the basics.
“Developing genuine international batsmen is not possible without flawless basics,” he explained.
“Fahim is a true all-rounder and his performance was good in recent past. But I think we can take a chance without disturbing the winning combination,” he defended. At the end, he also praised Babar Azam, saying that he was now a leader.
“Babar has developed into a leader and has gain much confidence during these tours, “ he added.