“A Magic Man” Babar Azam
Former Australian Left-Arm wrist spinner Brad Hogg has included Babar Aza Pakistani batsmen in his current ODI XI.
He called Babar Azam as the “Magic Man”.
Hogg placed him in his team at number 4 because last year no high performer player at this place.
Brad Hogg said in a video uploaded on Youtube. The channel name is cricketpakistan.com.pk, he said,
“I couldn’t find a genuine number four to place in this position from the year. So I decided to go with another number three.
He wears green and I call him the magic man, it is Babar Azam.”
Carrer and Success of Magic Man
Babar Azam was born in Lahore, Pakistan. His date of birth is 15 October 1994.
The Current Strike-Rate of a right-hand batsman, Babar Azam is 148.64. He is one of the consistent players in Pakistan. According to ICC Ranking, He is number 1 in T20. His ranking in Test is 5 and ODI is 3.
He scored 16 International centuries and the leading scorer of Pakistan in 2018 &2019.
Babar was named as ICC ODI Team Of The Year in 2017 and 2019.
And in his team, he also names 4 other Indian Cricketer in which the name of the cricketers are Rohit Sharma, Pacer Muhammad Sami, leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and also captain of Brad Hogg team is Virat Kohli who is also Skipper of Indian Cricket Team.
Hogg named the Rohit Sharma, he is one player who crosses double century in short game T-20.
Rohit Sharma does 264 against Srilanka. Hogg said he is the only man who hit a double century in the twitter Q/A session.
He wrote on Twitter, ”
Rohit Sharma at presently is the only player I think capable of it. Good strike rate, all timing, and plays cricketing shots finding six options all around the ground. ”
Hogg also said NewZealand Captain Kane Williamson and Aron finch is two unlucky who are not in this team.
He said, “The two unlucky batsmen are Aaron Finch, who had a wonderful year in 2019, but his conversion rate wasn’t as good as everyone else in that top four. And the other one was Kane Williamson, nearly got in front of Virat Kohli, because he had a better average, but it was only a lower strike rate that kept him out of the side.”
The squad of Brad Hogg XI
Brad Hogg’s current best ODI XI are: