Muhammad Hafeez seems very much confident about winning the tournament.
Talking to media in Lahore he said “All the teams in the tournament are good as we will not take any team as an easy opponent. There is an ample opportunity to get prepared for the tournament and we are going to attend Asia Cup confidently because we are defending champions.”
Professor said that “players will try to get maximum benefit from the experience of Asian Bradman Zaheer Abbas at the camp.”
“The Pakistan team is an excellent team for T20 also. Pakistan posses Saeed Ajmal, Shahid Afridi, Zulfiqar Babar, along with Umar Gul and Junaid Khan. You can’t also ignore young bowling attack by Bilawal Bhatti and Muhammad Talha.”
The national team captain said that “Mohammad Irfan is a very good bowler but unfortunately he is suffering from fitness problems.”
“Pakistan team has been playing, for the past 5 years, on neutral grounds and despite this team’s performance is very good,” he further said.