IND vs PAK: Rejecting the talk of pressure regarding the India-Pak match, the Pakistan captain said that he is only concentrating on the match instead of outside things. He said, “There is no additional pressure. Yes, India vs Pakistan match is always full of emotions.
IND vs PAK: The teams of India and Pakistan will face each other in the third match of Asia Cup 2023. This match will be played on Saturday, September 2 at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy. Both India and Pakistan teams have reached Sri Lanka to participate in this match. Before the match, Pakistan captain Babar Azam on Friday rejected talks of pressure on his team. The Pakistan captain said that the Sri Lankans will depend on their experience of the conditions to perform well against India in the Asia Cup match.
It is noteworthy that Pakistan played a two-match Test series in Sri Lanka in July and then many of its players stayed there to play in the Lanka Premier League (LPL), including captain Babar Azam. After LPL, Pakistan defeated Afghanistan 3-0 in the three-match ODI series. Babar said that at present his team is in a good position.
Babar rejected the talk of pressure
Before the match against India, Babar Azam said in the press conference today, “We are here (Sri Lanka) since July. Our team played Test matches, played some league (LPL) matches and then played ODIs (against Afghanistan). We are hoping that we will get the benefit of this experience against India tomorrow.
Rejecting the talk of pressure regarding the Indo-Pak match, the Pakistan captain said that he is focusing only on the match instead of outside things. He said, “There is no additional pressure. Yes, India vs Pakistan match is always full of emotions, but we have experienced players and we just need to focus on our strengths and do well.
“I respect Virat Kohli”
Let us tell you that in recent times ‘Virat Kohli vs Babar Azam’ has become a favorite topic of cricket discussions, but Babar said that he respects Virat Kohli. Babar said, “I respect Virat Kohli. He is elder than me and I have always respected him. When I started playing, I talked to him and I got help from him. I don’t know what people outside talk about, leave these things to them.”