India will start their mission at the impending T20 World Cup against chief opponents Pakistan on October 24 in Dubai. In front of the eagerly awaited conflict, previous cricketer Slaman Butt has said the go head to head between India pacer Jasprit Bumrah and Pakistan captain Babar Azam will be a pleasure to watch.
Talking in his most recent YouTube video, Salman Butt was of the assessment that Babar would open the innings for Pakistan and in case that is the situation, he will certainly confront Jasprit Bumrah solidly to start with. The previous Pakistan captain added that a tussle between the two cricketers will be an extreme one.
“Fingers crossed. It will be an intense challenge. Both the batsman and the bowler are top-class entertainers. They are very capable too. Bumrah has somewhat more insight yet Babar also has been playing worldwide cricket for a surprisingly long time. He is additionally the chief of the group. So he needs to show others the way,” Butt said.
“It will be a truly intriguing tussle. Bumrah versus Babar will be one of the challenges to keep an eye out for in the India-Pakistan World Cup conflict. They will undoubtedly meet since Babar is probably going to open the batting and Bumrah will bowl at him. How about we see what occurs on the huge day,” he added.
It’s obviously true’s that India has never lost to Pakistan in ICC World Cups, be it T20 or ODI. Notwithstanding, Butt accepts that the men-in-green can turn the fortunes if the bowlers think of a strong show.
“Pakistan’s quick bowlers should perform well. We are intensely subject to the quick bowling division. There is Shaheen (Afridi), Hasan (Ali), Mohammad Wasim Jnr could likewise play. So indeed, a ton will depend on the exhibition of the quick bowlers. In the event that our pacers perform well, Pakistan are bound to dominate a match. In case Pakistan’s quick bowlers have an off day, it turns out to be extremely challenging for the group to win. Thus, they should confront the test,” Butt added.