By India Today Sports Desk: Sanjay Manjrekar and Tom Moody picked the Pakistani cricketers who could get an Indian Premier League (IPL) contract in a ‘perfect world’. Moody reckoned that fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi could possibly be the No.1 select for any group. Shaheen is for the time being having fun with for Nottinghamshire Outlaws throughout the T20 Blast 2023.
Moody, who labored as the top coach of the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), moreover backed skipper Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan and Shadab Khan to get worthwhile IPL presents.
“Shaheen Afridi, Babar Azam, Rizwan and Shadab Khan. They have got a number of terrific players, particularly in this format of the game. Shaheen would be your No.1 pick, he would be box office,” Moody was quoted as saying to ESPNcricinfo.
Manjrekar, throughout the meantime, talked about that IPL teams additionally must seek for Haris Rauf for his demise bowling skills. The veteran moreover talked about that Fakhar Zaman could very nicely be a invaluable addition to some teams.
“One of the best death bowlers, Haris Rauf,” Manjrekar talked about.
“I think about their bowlers more than their batters. But Fakhar Zaman would be an interesting choice in certain teams,” Manjrekar talked about.
Moreover, Manjrekar talked about that Rizwan is any person who could play the anchor’s operate in any group.
“Rizwan is somebody who plays the anchor’s role. Sometimes, I tend to get worried when Babar and Rizwan bat together,” he added.
Back in 2008, Kamran Akmal, Younis Khan and Sohail Tanvir have been part of the Rajasthan Royals’ (RR) group that gained the inaugural model of the IPL. Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez, Salman Butt and Shoaib Akhtar and completely different Pakistani cricketers moreover carried out that season. But due to political tensions between the neighbouring nations, avid gamers from Pakistan haven’t taken half throughout the IPL since 2009.