Pakistan are within the T20 World Cup 2022 closing and the cricket fraternity hasn’t gotten over the crew’s dream run within the event. On Wednesday, Babar Azam & Co defeated Kane Williamson’s New Zealand by 7 wickets within the first semi-final on the Sydney Cricket Floor. They may now compete in opposition to the winner of the second semi-final, between India and England in Adelaide, on Sunday on the Melbourne Cricket Floor.
The Pakistan cricket fraternity and followers are actually trying ahead to a repeat of the 1992 World Cup when the Imran Khan-led aspect defeated England on the MCG to grow to be world champions. It might appear to be a coincidence, however Babar’s crew had an analogous run within the ongoing event.
Again in 1992, the lads in inexperienced defeated the Kiwis within the semis after which outclassed the Englishmen within the closing to elevate the trophy. Actually, they’d misplaced to India within the group phases however returned dwelling as champions. 30 years down the road, the Pakistan followers and cricket pundits are drawing similarities between each world cups and anticipating Babar’s crew to return dwelling with the trophy.
Talking about the identical, former India batting nice Sunil Gavaskar stated if Pakistan win the T20 World Cup this yr, then Babar will grow to be the nation’s Prime Minister sooner or later, identical to Imran Khan.
“If Pakistan do win the World Cup, in 2048 Babar Azam would be the prime minister of Pakistan,” stated Gavaskar throughout an interplay on Star Sports activities earlier than the second semi-final and the response left his co-panellists in splits.
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Again in 2018, Iman Khan was elected because the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan. He’s nonetheless considered one of many most interesting all-rounders to have represented the nation on the highest stage. Again in 1982, he grew to become the captain of the Pakistan crew, taking on the reins of Javed Miandad. As a captain, Imran performed 48 Exams and 139 ODIs. Below his management, the crew gained 14 Exams and misplaced 8 whereas the remaining 26 led to a draw. In ODIs, he led his crew to victory in 77 video games and confronted defeat in 57 matches.