Ahmed Shehzad regrets lack of support, says comparison to Virat Kohli put pressure
LAHORE: Pakistan hitter Ahmed Shehzad He indicated that he never obtained the required support from his captain or coach in the national team to justify the comparisons he made with the Indian captain. Virat Kohli .
Of course, there is pressure due to comparisons. We tend to compare two players without focusing on their respective backgrounds. For any player to be successful, the support of the coach, captain, and cricket board is required. In short, he or she needs confidence to do it right, Shehzad said.
Shehzad last played an international match in Pakistan's T20I against Sri Lanka in Lahore. That was his first match for Pakistan in more than two years and his last appearances on ODI and Test came in 2017. He remains the only Pakistani hitter to have a century in all formats of the game and averaging 40.91 in the 13 tests he has played. until now. .
Unless and until a player receives the required support and a longer rope, his confidence will not increase. So they tend to fight for survival, he said.
If you look at Virat's background, Rohit Sharma , Joe Root , Kane Williamson and Babar Azam They have been very lucky too. Kohli had revealed that he was going to be eliminated from many series, but Ms dhoni backed him. Same was the case with Rohit Sharma. Thus, faith was instilled upon them by Dhoni.