We Need to Play Spin Better To Do Well in T20 World Cup in India, Says Misbah-ul-Haq

Head coach Misbah-ul-Haq believes that Pakistani batsmen want to enhance their play towards spin if they’re to do nicely on this 12 months’s World T20 Cup in India. Speaking to the media after profitable the T20 collection towards South Africa on Sunday night time, Misbah famous that pitches right now of the 12 months had been a bit totally different than standard in Pakistan maybe due to the climate circumstances.

“I feel batsmen from each side struggled on this collection additionally as a result of the spinners bowled nicely. However sure our batting towards spin is one thing we have to have a look at and enhance as even we are able to see the errors. “The actual fact is we aren’t enjoying spin nicely and if we’re to do nicely in India the place the World Cup is to be held we’ve to study to play spin higher and enhance the way in which we play spinners,” he added.

Misbah additionally hinted at having seniors like Shoaib Malik and Muhammad Hafeez in his plans for the T20 World Cup. “When some gamers return issues will enhance and we have to work on it,” he mentioned. Misbah mentioned that he was completely happy to see debutant leg-spinner Zahid Mahmood doing nicely. “I feel he bowled very nicely and he is an efficient addition to our pool of gamers. It’s good to see we’ve a bunch of fine spinners who’re wicket-taking choices for us specifically in T20s and this may assist in India, he mentioned.

He mentioned Pakistan had been with out key gamers like Imad Wasim, Hafeez and Shadab Khan within the T20 collection and once they returned choices would improve. “The great factor is that now after the PSL we could have a superb pool of gamers, seniors and children to select from.”I’m not fearful in regards to the World Cup now as there may be nonetheless time some eight months and we nonetheless have some 20 matches forward of us so I feel we could have a superb pool of gamers to select from going ahead to the World Cup.”

He mentioned the Take a look at and T20 collection wins over South Africa had been very encouraging and had boosted morale of the staff. “I feel some folks wrote off this South African T20 squad however keep in mind they’d gamers of their aspect who’re their bench power and have performed and carried out of their home T20 cricket.” The previous captain mentioned he had no insecurities about his job or place whether or not the board retains him or not is just not in his management.

“I do not take stress due to this stuff. What’s in our management is how we carry out on the sector and that we hold following our greatest procedures and coaching schedules and preparation.” South African head coach Mark Boucher felt his staff had performed good cricket all through the collection. We received into robust positions within the Assessments and in addition within the T20 matches. If I analyse each second of the tour the frustration is the large moments we received ourselves into and located silly methods to get out of the sport ourselves.”


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