Pakistan openers Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam are at present occupying the highest two spots within the ICC males’s T20 rankings for batters. Whenever a Pakistani batter does properly on the sphere, their followers are fast to match them with the Indian gamers.
Before Asia Cup, individuals have been obsessive about Babar Azam’s comparison with Virat Kohli, and now, after Rizwan completed because the event’s main run-scorer, he’s being in comparison with one other Indian talisman – Rohit Sharma.
🔹 Mohammad Rizwan dethrones Babar Azam 👑
🔹 Afghanistan, Sri Lanka stars make positive factors ⭐
🔹 Australia trio transfer up in ODI Rankings ⬆
Some massive actions within the @MRFWorldwide ICC Men’s Player Rankings 📈
— ICC (@ICC) September 7, 2022
Comparisons like these between two extraordinarily skilful cricketers at all times excite followers however specialists don’t get swayed by it that simply.
During an interplay on his YouTube channel, former Pakistan captain Salman Butt was not too long ago requested whether or not Babar and Rizwan might be in comparison with India captain Rohit Sharma, who is without doubt one of the greatest batters of the trendy technology and is understood for his class.
Samajhta hai tu Raaz hai zindagi?
Faqat Zauqe Parwaaz hai zindagi
Onwards & upwards, inshaAllah pic.twitter.com/ye6h17h3g8
— Muhammad Rizwan (@iMRizwanPak) March 19, 2022
Unlike others, as a substitute of singing laurels about his fellow countrymen, Butt stated that whereas Babar and Rizwan are terrific batters, there isn’t any comparability between them and the Indian captain.
In attempting to place Rohit on the pedestal of world cricket, the previous southpaw ended up making enjoyable of his health, saying he would have surpassed Kohli if he had even half the health of his predecessor.
“Unka (Rohit) comparability nahi banta (with Babar and Rizwan). With his set of expertise, Rohit ki health Kohli se aadhi bhi ho, toh usse zyada harmful participant nahi hai. Fir uska aur sirf AB de Villiers ka match reh jaata hai, beech mein koi participant nahi aata. Agar woh (Rohit) bahut match hote Kohli ki tarah toh pata nahi wo kya karte. (Rohit cannot be in contrast with Babar and Rizwan. With his set of expertise, Rohit can be probably the most harmful participant if his health ranges have been half nearly as good as Kohli’s. Then his solely match would have been AB de Villiers)” Butt stated on his YouTube channel.
— Rohit Sharma Fanclub India (@Imro_fanclub) June 6, 2022
This is just not the primary time, someone has mocked Rohit for his fitness. It has been occurring for a few years and, frankly talking, it has form of turn into sick now.
Despite copping with pointless criticism, the ‘Hitman’ has scaled new heights n the previous few years via his sheer onerous work and willpower.
Kohli and Rohit each are modern-day greats and so they don’t must show it to anybody. Their information converse for themselves.
Fitness is necessary however it could possibly’t assure success. No matter how match a participant is, he must work onerous and show his mettle on the sphere as properly. His health is just not the one purpose why Kohli has been profitable all these years.
People want to know that Rohit additionally goes via the identical health regime as different gamers and he’s chosen solely after acing all these health exams.
We have a set notion of what a match participant ought to appear to be. If somebody doesn’t match the invoice, individuals straightaway label him unfit.
People want to know that having a lean and toned physique can’t outline a participant’s health. We all must eliminate this mindset.