Australian head coach Justin Langer remarks over Pakistani batting sensation Haider Ali
ISLAMABAD - Australian head coach Justin Langer praised Pakistan’s talented batsman Haider Ali after he marked his international debut with a brilliant fifty against England.
“He’s fantastic,” said Langer in a conference call from Southampton, where Australia start a three-match T20I series against England.
“Pakistan as we have always known, they are like a sleeping giant. They’ve got so much talent, it’s like India, it’s exciting to watch,” he added.
Haider came in with Pakistan 2-1 after the loss of Fakhar Zaman. He faced second ball of his international career and hit a six to Moeen Ali.
“He [Haider] hit a six off his second ball in international cricket, it’s exciting to watch.”