There has always been a competition between Virat Kohli and Babar Azam to determine the best in the world. That is, in the minds of the fans at least. Both the cricketers are world-class batsmen. They are trying to help their country win as many accolades as possible. At the same time, personal records would surely bring them some pleasure as well.
Keeping that in mind, they are both special players and the fights and arguments are just futile. With that being said, Babar Azam did something really special just recently. He played a shot that not many could understand, yet everyone could appreciate.
The Video Of Babar Azam Playing A Brilliant Shot That Went Viral On Social Media
The captain of the Pakistani team led them from the front against South Africa. The visitors beat the Proteas 3-1 in the four-match T20 series. To add to that, Babar Azam made a brilliant 122 in the third T20I. Further, he was adjudged the Man Of The Series as well for his overall contribution. It was a brilliant performance from the Pakistani skipper. He deserved all the praises that he got from the spectators and the former players/Pundits.
Below is the video of this beautiful shot by Babar Azam that went viral on Social Media-
It was such a brilliant shot that Twitteratti even made it into a GIF as well. Fans wanted to talk about it on every platform possible. It was just so well executed and like warm butter being sliced on a kitchen knife.
Below is the link to see what Babar Azam can do in slow motion. He is a top player in the world of cricket. Ranks at the first position in ODIs as of now, as he took over from King Kohli and ended his 41-week reign. Just watch it and appreciate the class!!
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Who Will Come Out On Top With The T20 World Cup Coming Up Later In The Year?
The T20 World Cup will be held at the end of the year in India. All teams are getting ready and focused on the big prize. The likes of Virat Kohli and Babar Azam will also want to leave their mark on the tournament. Every team will want to end this sad year on a high note. They will want to win a trophy and add some credentials to their name.
The tournament was cancelled last year due to the pandemic. However, the fans will be hoping that it happens this year for sure. The year has produced some good cricket already and the fans will want more. Even though they can’t be at the stadiums, they will want to see competitive cricket at its best.
Already the IPL 2021 tournament is going on at present and producing some great T20 games. The players and fans are really enjoying what they can see at present. Keeping that in mind, they will want more of the same in the upcoming international tournament. Let’s wait and watch what they get, with the likes of Babar Azam and Virat Kohli competing for international glory!!