Pakistan named veteran cricketer Shoaib Malik of their T20 World Cup squad on Saturday.
Screengrab from the video
Pakistan named veteran cricketer Shoaib Malik of their T20 World Cup squad on Saturday. The 39-year-old, who was not thought-about within the preliminary 15-member squad, comes as a substitute for batter Sohaib Maqsood, who was dominated out as a result of a again harm.
Celebrating Malik’s return to the facet, Pakistan’s Samaa TV performed a hilarious video, which talks in regards to the modifications the nation witnessed however the cricketer remained a relentless determine within the nation’s cricketing setup.
Malik first performed for his nation in 1999 and in addition is one in every of their most profitable batter.
Here is the video:
What a tribute to @realshoaibmalik by @SAMAATV
Wow wow simply wow sensible work by Samaa Tv Team @FGMallick @syedadeelahsan#T20WorldCup #shoaibmalik pic.twitter.com/xX8ETRLRvC
— Qadir Khawaja (@iamqadirkhawaja) October 9, 2021
A section within the video additionally talks about Pakistan speedster Shaheen Shah Afridi, who was born after Malik made his worldwide debut and can now play collectively within the upcoming World Cup, which begins from October 17.
Malik has featured in all of the six earlier editions of the T20 World Cup and in addition loved an amazing marketing campaign within the earlier version of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
“In his (Sohaib Maqsood) place and following discussions with the group administration, now we have determined to incorporate Shoaib Malik within the facet. I’m positive Shoaib’s expertise will probably be useful for the whole squad,” nation’s chief selector Muhammad Wasim was quoted as saying within the offical assertion launched by the Pakistan Cricket Board.