Yet another big news for the fans of Skipper Babar Azam
Star Sports, the official broadcaster for the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup, recently unveiled a captivating promotional video featuring Pakistan's captain, Babar Azam, as a prominent member of the illustrious 'Fab 5.' This term, originally coined by the late cricket legend Martin Crowe of New Zealand, pays homage to an exclusive group of international batsmen who have consistently held sway over the cricketing world. In this exclusive club, Azam shares the limelight with renowned batters such as India's Virat Kohli, New Zealand's Kane Williamson, Australia's Steve Smith, and England's Joe Root.
The promotional video serves as a tantalizing preview of the forthcoming ICC World Cup, promising a gripping display of skill, strategy, and sportsmanship. The inclusion of Babar Azam in the Fab 5 not only underscores his exceptional performances on the field but also underscores his burgeoning influence and impact on the cricketing landscape.
It is noteworthy that Babar Azam currently occupies the prestigious No. 1 position in the ICC men's rankings for batters in One-Day Internationals (ODIs). His remarkable record boasts 5370 runs in 106 ODIs, featuring an impressive 19 centuries and 28 half-centuries, all culminating in a staggering batting average of 59.01.
Azam's ascent to the top of the rankings is a testament to his unwavering dedication to the sport and his ability to consistently deliver outstanding performances on the global stage.
As the cricketing world eagerly anticipates the ICC World Cup, the presence of Babar Azam among the Fab 5 is a testament to his remarkable journey as a cricketer and his pivotal role in Pakistan's quest for glory on the international stage.
With his extraordinary batting prowess and leadership skills, Babar Azam is poised to make a significant impact on the upcoming tournament, leaving cricket enthusiasts around the world eagerly awaiting the action on the field.