The popular dialogue of PK “Sarfraz Dhoka naheen dy ga” fulfilled by today’s star Sarfraz Ahmed by his performance as caught six wickets behind the wickets and scored brave 49 runs.
Sarfraz Ahmed, from the start, puts his impact on South African teams. He turned around the game for Pakistan team as young man showed aggressive mood to the South African bowlers.
Sarfraz Ahmed gave a brilliant start to Pakistan team scoring 49 runs on 49 balls however he run out by miller just one run short from his fifty.
Cricket history has witnessed some greatest wicket-keepers such as Mark Boucher, Moin Khan, Adam Gilchrist, Ian Healy and many more but Sarfraz in match against South Africa equaled Adam Gilchrist’s world record of 6 catches by a wicket-keeper in a World Cup match.
He caught six catches behind the wickets making a clear difference between professional and non-professional wicket-keeper.
In last few matches Umar Akmal had dropped a lot of catches behind the wickets including the important catch of Virat Kohli in a match against India on February 15.
Few days back While giving interview to former Pakistani cricketer Ramiz Raja, Shahid Afridi taunted on Umar Akmal saying that it will be a great achievement to get 400 wickets but Umar Akmal will have to help me to get this.
All Pakistani cricket fans were making fun of Misbah ul Haq that he believed in “Tapaswee’s” Prediction about sarfaraz that ‘Sarfraz dhoka dy ga’.
But today Pakistani team management showed that there is no ‘Wrong Number’ in the management. Sarfraz Ahmed said while talking to Rameez Raja during match ceremony that he was feeling like its was his first match.
Sarfraz also slams Pakistani selectors for not giving chance earlier.
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