Shadab Khan Accuses THIS Indian Food – The Pakistan men’s cricket team appears to be dismissing recent failures and failing to analyze what went wrong on the field. They lost three straight warm-up matches prior of the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023 in India.
On September 29, Pakistan was defeated by New Zealand in a warm-up match in Hyderabad. On October 3, they were defeated by Australia by a score of 14 runs at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium.
According to experts, Pakistan’s players made several significant blunders during these matches. Some dropped catches and run-out opportunities, and their fielding performance was dismal. Poor player positioning let the opposition to score numerous runs in one game against Australia.
Shadab Khan Accuses THIS Indian Food
Shadab Khan, an all-rounder for Pakistan Cricket, talked about the team’s poor performance in the absence of Babar Azam, who regularly speaks to the media. Shadab’s reaction, on the other hand, aroused eyebrows, as he blamed their sluggish performance on the “Hyderabadi biryani” they ate for dinner. This innovative explanation made even the interviewer, Harsha Bhogle, smile.
When the team arrived in Hyderabad, Shadab revealed that they ate local biryani, which he feels made the players feel “sluggish” on the field.
Pakistan Team Arrived In India
Many of the Pakistani players, including Shadab, were visiting India for the first time in their careers and are currently enjoying their time in Hyderabad. Shadab emphasized that the result is not the most critical aspect, highlighting the positive attitude and confidence within the team. He mentioned that playing against formidable teams like Australia and New Zealand in challenging conditions has given them valuable experience.
Pakistan is set to compete in its first ODI World Cup 2023 match against the Netherlands on October 6, scheduled to take place in Hyderabad. However, most cricket fans in India are looking forward to the India versus Pakistan match which is scheduled for October 14.