BRISBANE: Pakistan is set to kick off ICC Test Championship campaign from tomorrow against Australia in Gabba ground of Brisbane. Pakistani Captain Azhar Ali says team is ready to put up a good show and win the series.
Pakistan has never won a test match since 1985 in Australia. They have lost 12 test matches since here.
Captain Azhar Ali, while addressing a conference said, ‘Team is ready to kick off ICC test championship in a positive manner,’ we have a combination of talent and youngsters.
He further said, that he along with Asad Shafiq is aware of their responsibilities as senior players. Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Iftikhar Alam and Shan Masood are in excellent form, while Haris Sohail and wicket-keeper batsman Rizwan are also available to accompany them with bat.
‘Our batting is strong enough and ready to face Australian pace attack’.
Furthermore, while talking about the bowling line-up, captain praised the young talent Naseem Shah and said ‘he has impressed the experts,’
‘The Pakistani bowling attack is based on youngsters and excellent bowlers’, Captain added.