Video: ‘Someone teaches these children to eat, drink, speak…’ Shoaib Akhtar’s sharp statement

Chennai’s M.A. Chidambaram Stadium saw the third upset of the 2023 World Cup. Afghanistan defeated Pakistan by 8 wickets, this is Pakistan’s worst defeat so far in the tournament. With three consecutive defeats, the race for the semi-finals has now become very difficult for Pakistan. Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has once again given a controversial statement. He did not even spare the president, selection committee and players.

Shoaib Akhtar angry at Pakistan

Speaking to Zee News, Shoaib said, “Today’s match was very shameful. The way Pakistani players played was very disappointing. What could be more unfortunate than losing to a team like Afghanistan? He said, “This team is not inspiring any Pakistani. There is no player in the team who can inspire the youth of Pakistan. The people of Pakistan are troubled by this.” Watch the video.

‘There is no one to feed, teach or talk to these children’

“These children have no one to teach them. There is no president. There is no coach. He doesn’t have any star cricketer who can teach him how to eat, how to drink, how to speak, who can inspire him. The team needs someone who will walk with them and make them a hero. He said, “In our time there used to be great players like Sachin, Rahul, Waqar. Seeing him, many players like me have come into cricket, but there is no player in this Pakistani team who is inspired by such a player.

This is how the match happened

Pakistan batted first and scored 282 runs. Captain Babar scored the highest score of 74 runs while Shafiq also scored a half-century and scored 58 runs. Shadab Khan and Iftikhar Ahmed scored 40-40 runs. Four batsmen from Afghanistan chased the target given by Pakistan. Openers Rahmanullah Gurbaz (65) and Ibrahim Zadran (87) laid the foundation for the team, while Rahmat Shah (77 not out) and captain Hashmatullah Shahidi (48 not out) led Afghanistan to victory.