Wednesday, January 22, 2014

pakistan nation and former players prasing pakistan team for their excelllent win over srilanka


pakistan nation and former players prasing pakistan team for their excelllent win over srilanka

Karachi – Former Pakistan players Tuesday stacked acclaim on the national group for its exciting run pursue to get a farfetched triumph in the third and last Test against Sri Lanka in Sharjah.

Pakistan, as of now put fifth in the Test rankings, pursued down 302 in 57.3 overs in blurring light on Monday to level the three-Test arrangement, in the wake of losing the second Test in Dubai by nine wickets.

Azhar Ali indented up his fifth Test hundred with 103, skipper Misbah-ul Haq hit an unbeaten 68 and Sarfraz Ahmed scored 48 as Pakistan accomplished their second-best run pursue, bettered just by their 314 against Australia in Karachi in 1994.

Previous chief Aamir Sohail commended the batting.

"It was reviving to see Pakistan pursue down an extreme target," said Sohail. "The way Azhar played, Sarfraz helped him to set the rhythm and afterward Misbah completed the amusement, it was fantastic and will help lift the group's resolve."

Group chief Moin Khan said the arrangement was to strive for the win in a Twenty20 style.

"We had that as a primary concern to strive for runs in the last Twenty20 overs and advertising Sarfraz helped," Moin said on the group's entry.

"It was excellent to see the positive aim and this win will go far in building the group."

An alternate previous skipper, Rashid Latif, likewise applauded Misbah.

"The sort of part Misbah has played is laudable," Latif told AFP. "As a batsman and as a chief he has been exceptional. The way he utilized the new players was likewise considerable and will help him manufacture this group."

Latif however criticised Sri Lanka's reaction to the batting invasion.

"Sri Lankan chief Angelo Mathews utilized negative strategies, putting his fielders on the limit line, which went against him. You can't win or recovery a Test by such plans