Babar Azam continues to impress the finest cricketers around the world as another cricketing legend,Hashim Amla, describes him as a ‘wonderful player’.
Speaking to a local media outlet, the South African legend termed Babar Azam as a wonderful player and also lauded him for his brilliant work ethic.
“Babar Azam is a wonderful player. I retired fairly recently and I have played with him. Over the last year he has been a wonderful player. He is getting better and better and at a young age that he is at, he will have to go through ups and downs like anybody but he is a great talent and his work ethic is very good,” said Amla.
Hashim Amla also appreciated the security arrangements made for the foreign players during the ongoing Pakistan Super League.
“We haven’t had any issues. We have managed to get out of the hotel and go to have dinner as well as other places, so it’s been really good. We have thoroughly enjoyed how professional everything has been,” he said.
The Peshawar Zalmi batting mentor also heaped praise on the team’s wicket-keeper and batsman Kamran Akmal.
“Kamran Akmal is a fantastic player. He has been great for Pakistan for many years now. He is a wonderful player. The dedication and commitment he has for his batting has been wonderful to see. He is such a dynamic player, who is certainly an asset to have in any team,” Amla added.
Moreover, Hashim Amla also appreciated Darren Sammy’s role in bringing international cricket back to Pakistan.
“It is a fantastic honor for him. We joke about how he is now Darren Sammy-stan. It’s great for him and I think it is a wonderful initiative,” Amla said while talking about Sammy being awarded the honorary citizenship of Pakistan.
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