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Harsha Bhogle and Michael Vaughan are not treating Babar well

Harsha Bhogle and Michael Vaughan are not treating Babar well. After Pakistan’s four consecutive defeats in the World Cup, rumors were circulating in the Pakistan Cricket Board about Babar Azam’s captaincy and he also faced severe criticism, however, Indian commentator Harsha Bhogle and former England cricket team captain Michael Vaughan supported Babar Azam, and expressed regret over the rumors.

It should be remembered that a few days ago, Rashid Latif, the former wicketkeeper of the Pakistan team, claimed that the head of the Pakistan Cricket Board had started ignoring the national team captain Babar Azam.

Pakistan has lost matches against India, Australia, Afghanistan, and South Africa in the World Cup which started on October 5. After four consecutive defeats, Pakistan won against Bangladesh on October 31.

After four consecutive defeats for the first time in the World Cup 2023, captain Babar Azam is facing criticism from fans and senior players, meanwhile, rumors are circulating in the Pakistan Cricket Board about a possible change in the captaincy of the national team.

Well-known Indian commentator Harsha Bhogle expressed his opinion and said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is not treating the 29-year-old Babar Azam well.

According to a report by sports website Cricbuzz, he said, “Babar Azam is not being treated well at all. It’s not that Shaheen can’t be a good captain but he is suffering from a lot of injuries and he needs more on his bowling.” Attention has to be paid. ‘

“Wait for the tournament to end, if Pakistan wins the next few matches and New Zealand loses all the matches and suddenly Pakistan reaches the semi-finals, will that make Babar Azam a good captain?” he asked. ?

Harsha Bhogle said, ‘We always talk about the big four players, and always the big four cricketers are Joe Root, Virat Kohli, Steve Smith, and Kane Williamson, but I think in the last four years Babar Azam has Proved that he also belongs to the same group of four big cricketers.

On the other hand, Michael Vaughan, the former captain of the England cricket team, has also expressed his displeasure over the criticism of Babar Azam.

According to a report by Kirkbuzz, Michael Vaughan said, “I don’t like the way Babar Azam is being humiliated.

He said that Babar is a wonderful player, he is the best batsman in the world of cricket, it is very regrettable to say such things in the middle of the World Cup, at least wait for the World Cup to end.

Michael Vaughan said that after the World Cup, if you feel that Babar Azam is not fit for captaincy, then take a decision, but during the World Cup, it is really sad to see such things coming from the Pakistan Cricket Board and senior cricketers. .’

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