Video| ‘Much Better Technique Than Mine Already’: Kumar Sangakara All Praise For 8-year-old Pakistani Batting Prodigy
The kid is a future star.
Women cricket in Pakistan is as not popular as men’s but still, Pakistani girls are immensely talented.
The Former captain of the Pakistan women cricket team, Sana Mir, became the most successful ODI spinner last year. This speaks volumes of the talent present in Pakistani girls
Now, recently a video of an 8-year-old girl –Samia Afsar– batting in the nets went viral on the internet. Samia can be seen middling the ball and everything about her batting technique is just perfect.
The video was also tweeted by Cricket’s most popular website, ESPNcricinfo.
“Kumar Sangakkara. Smriti Mandhana. Is 8-year-old Samia Afsar next?,” the tweet reads.
For the second day in a row, a young girl's batting talent has left us floored.
— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) April 22, 2020
Replying to the tweet, legendary batsman –Kumar Sangakara – lauded the 8-year-old for her batting technique. He termed her batting technique much better than his.
“Can’t get over how good this little player is. Much better technique than mine already. So encouraging to see such talent in Cricket,” Sangakkara wrote.
Can’t get over how good this little player is. Much better technique than mine already. So encouraging to see such talent in cricket
— Kumar Sangakkara (@KumarSanga2) April 26, 2020
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