Ever since his debut, rising batting sensation Babar Azam has been touted as the next batting hero of Pakistan. The proficient player registered many stunning outings and cracking the code of scoring big in Test cricket made him an all-format batsman. All this aided him in fetching massive admiration.
Recently, the cricketing world saw the former South African great Hashim Amla hailing the batting prowess of the 25-year old batsman by reflecting on his batting shows. The cricketer turned commentator is mightily pleased with Babar’s regal rise in the cricketing world as he lauded Babar’s balance, poise at the crease and his ability to counter tough situations.
Interacting with media, the 36-year old said that he got the opportunity to play with Babar and found him really impressive. Amla also admired the work ethic of Babar Azam. Furthermore, he didn’t shy away from predicting that Pakistan’s batting star could go on to become one of the finest batters of the cricketing world. Hearing all this from an icon like Amla comes across as a massive complement for Babar Azam.