Newly-appointed Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt is assertive that high-flying Australia are beatable provided Pakistan put in a affected achievement in the additional Test at Headingley on Wednesday.Butt told media actuality on Tuesday that every aggregation has got its weaknesses.“Australia accept a few flaws and it is up to the opponents to accomplishment these.”
Butt feels that Pakistan had their affairs adjoin Australia at Lord’s but they ultimately bootless to capitalise on them.“There were two things that went amiss at Lord’s. Aboriginal we accustomed their lower-order to account too abounding runs in the additional innings and again our middle-order bootless to click.
“Their tail-enders managed over 150 runs and again our middle-order bootless to banknote in on acceptable aperture stands. We were 80 for 1 in the aboriginal innings and again 152 for 1 in the second.”
Butt, who has additionally captained Pakistan’s inferior and A teams, was assured to affected those flaws.He predicted that Pakistan accept to account over 350 actuality while batting first. “The Headingley wicket has never been accessible for the batsmen. Though the wicket gives a addled look, it consistently advice bond because of the conditions.
If we could administer 350 in the aboriginal innings, we could accomplish a bout out of it. We accept got abundant armament in our bowling to accord Australia a boxy time.”
Butt additionally fatigued the allegation of demography the aboriginal innings actual seriously. If you administer to account a advantageous aboriginal innings total, it consistently helps you get allegation of the match.”
He added said that back he was captain then, he would sit with added alternative board associates to baddest the best accessible aggregate for the team.
“Though I was vice-captain during the Lord’s Test, I had no say in aggregation alternative at that time. Now, I am a captain and calm with added bout alternative board associates would get the best accessible combination.”
He additionally batten awful of the two youngsters Azhar Ali and Umar Amin adage that Pakistan bare such aptitude in their ranks.
“They are the approaching of Pakistan candid and if addition wants a solid middle-order for Pakistan in canicule to come, they would accept to accumulate acceptance in the duo.