I'll Never Change The Aggressive Style Of My Batting: Fakhar Zaman
Try To Play With Passion Against Every Team Including India.
He has earn a record even Saeed Anwar failed to achieve.
Zaman was born on 10 April 1990 in Katlang in the Mardan District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He moved to Karachi at the age of 16 following matriculation. In 2007, Zaman joined the Pakistan Navy as a sailor after receiving his schooling and training at sea from the Pakistan Navy School, Bahadur. His choice of career was persuaded by his father, who was dissuaded by Fakhar's childhood addiction to cricket and wanted his son to focus on his academics. The name Fakhar literally translates to "pride". Amongst his teammates, he is known by the nickname fauji (soldier).
In March 2017, he was named in Pakistan's
limited overs squad for their matches against the West Indies . He made his Twenty20 International debut for Pakistan against the West Indies on 30 March 2017.
In April 2017, he was named in Pakistan's One Day International squad for the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy. He made his ODI debut for Pakistan against South Africa in the Champions Trophy on 7 June 2017, scoring 31 runs.
In the final against India, Zaman edged to the wicket keeper , when he was on 3, but survived as it was a no ball. After that, Zaman went on to score his maiden ODI century and helped Pakistan post a total of 338. With that, Zaman became the first batsman for Pakistan to score a century in an ICC event final. India batting second collapsed and Pakistan won the match by 180 runs to become the winners of Champions Trophy for the first time. Zaman was adjudged man of the match for his batting performance.
Fakhar said that he has worked on his technique but he is not going to change his aggressive batting style. Due to the busy schedule of international cricket you got a very little time to work on your technique. I have worked on my technique when rested against Australia. I know expectations are high from me and I'll try to fulfill them and try to play an important role for the victory of the team. He further said that India Pakistan match is watched all over the world. It is very high octane contest. It'll be very important match for us. We have to play every match with positive approach and passion. Team environment is very good and every one in the team is excited to perform. By scoring a century he achieve a unique feat in his career.
In the second ODI he smashed a belligerent hundred and in the process he became the record holder for the highest individual run scorer in England for Pakistan. Although Imam ul haq broke that record in the next game but he was the first one to do so after a very long time.Fakhar Zaman is the x-factor, he will not click in nine games but if gets click against four top sides Pakistan is bound to win that match.