Pakistan cricket team have now a days fledged their wings to take over the Kiwis, but after the 2nd T20 this story doesn’t looks very promising. Pakistan is on tour of New Zealand, whee they will be playing 3 T20’s and 3 ODI’s. Till the date, 2 T20 encountered between both the sides have taken place which have made it 1-1 equal on the board.
Green Shirts, who outsmart the Black Caps at their home ground, were no where in the scene in 2nd T20, consequently they were easily beaten by the New Zealand openers accounting it as a 10 wicket win for the in form Kiwi batsmen.
Apart from all that, a video, which is of post match , when Pakistan players after loosing the match were meeting and backing each other. The senior opener batsman Mohammad Hafeez, who played pivotal role in Pakistan’s 1st T20 win of the series avoided the left arm pacer, who have just recently made his comeback in the team, after hiatus of 5 years as he was banned over involvement in spot fixing scandal 2010.
The video, which might be unnoticeable for many have created a new debate on social media portal about the cold war between Hafeez and Amir.
Here it should be kept mentioned that, Amir was called of for the national side after he got clearance from the ICC in 2015 and resumed his cricket from domestic level. The young pace gun didn’t took much time to get rhythm back and stun all the people with his brilliant bowling.
After being part of rehabilitation programs and showing performance in domestic and BPL League, he was called in first 26 players fitness camp for the New Zealand tour. Right at that time, senior players of Pakistan cricket team, ODI team captain Azhar Ali and all-rounder Hafeez boycotted the camp and refused to pay alongside Amir, as they were were of the opinion that they will not be playing with anyone who have tarnished the image of the country.
The matter was solved shortly by the PCB chairman and Hafeez-Azhar joined the training camp but the released video have opened up new controversy.