Social media users slammed Mohammad Rizwan for batting slowly in Sri Lanka’s chase of 171 runs in the final of the Asia Cup T20 tournament.
In the final of the Asia Cup, Sri Lanka became the Asian champion for the sixth time by defeating Pakistan. In pursuit of Sri Lanka’s target of 171 runs, the Pakistani batsmen scored 147 runs in the allotted 20 overs.
In the final, Mohammad Rizwan scored 55 runs off 49 balls which could not give the team success.
Social media users criticized Mohammad Rizwan for slow batting and called him a selfish player.
One user wrote, “Rizwan only plays to complete his half-century, as soon as his 50 runs are completed he gets out trying to play fast. You can’t score 55 off 49 balls in pursuit of 170.” ‘.
Another user blamed poor captaincy, batting order and Rizwan’s slow batting for the loss to Sri Lanka in the final.
It should be noted that Mohammad Rizwan’s innings included 4 fours and a six. Apart from this, Iftikhar Ahmed also scored only 32 runs off 31 balls.