Imran Nazir performed 8 Tests, 79 ODIs including 25 T20Is for Pakistan somewhere in the range of 1999 and 2012 preceding spat of the selectors’ radar because of his irregularity with the bat.
- India (157/5) beat Pakistan (152) by five runs in the 2007 T20 World Cup last.
- I should’ve dominated that game without any help for Pakistan: Imran Nazir.
- Nazir, who last played for Pakistan in 2012, oversaw 33 runs in the pursuit before getting run out.
Undesirable Pakistan batsman Imran Nazir says the 2007 World T20 last annihilation against India remains the greatest lament of his life till date and will keep on harming him till he lives.
India bulldozed Pakistan by five runs in the last of the debut T20 World Cup in Johannesburg on September 24 to lift the title just because 13 years prior.
India had posted 157 for five on the board on account of Gautam Gambhir’s 54-ball 75 and Rohit Sharma’s unbeaten appearance of 30 off 16 balls. Pakistan in answer was bowled out for 152 notwithstanding a brave 43 from Misbah-ul-Haq.
“Cricket savvy it will remain the greatest lament of my life. It will keep on harming till my final gasp. We got an opportunity to make history,” Nazir said in a Youtube show called Cricket Boaz With Waheed Khan.
“From an individual perspective, I can say, I should’ve dominated that game without any assistance for Pakistan like I had done in ISL because when a player begins ordinarily the ball he has the certainty,” he included.
Nazir, who last played for Pakistan in 2012, oversaw 33 runs in the pursuit before getting run out in the sixth over gratitude to an immediate hit from Robin Uthappa. He laments that he couldn’t remain till the conclusion to control Pakistan over the line.
“I was playing honestly well at that point, sadly, got run out and the match gradually sneaked away, it stings.
“To arrive at the finals of the first-ever T20 World Cup and afterwards the sort of group and climate was there in the finals, such things remain with you generally. I realized that whoever performs well that day will win. A decent expert is somebody who acts out of his skin for his nation on such a significant event.
“I had given a decent beginning, had assembled a strong organization; however, what makes a difference, at long last, is the way you finish, which we proved unable. So the entirety of this is an integral part of the game. It was a great competition,” Nazir said.
Imran Nazir played 8 Tests, 79 ODIs and 25 T20Is for Pakistan somewhere in the range of 1999 and 2012 initial run-in of the selectors’ radar because of his irregularity with the bat.