Pakistan bowling legend on Sunday mentioned that he feels there is not going to be cricket for one 12 months. The former Pakistan bowler mentioned that he doesn’t count on the T20 World Cup in Australia to happen this 12 months, within the wake of coronavirus pandemic. Akhtar was talking to information company PTI on India’s efficiency in Test cricket, and mentioned that he believes the Kohli’s aspect to carry out higher in Australia than they did in New Zealand.
”Despite the loss in New Zealand, I believe India is a really, excellent staff and can provide a tricky time to Australia. But once more, India need to show that like they did the final time,” he mentioned.
The 44-year-outdated went on so as to add that he doesn’t really feel India’s Tour Down Under will happen this 12 months. “However, I don’t see that series happening. My assessment is there won’t be any cricket for next one year. The T20 World Cup is not going to happen,” he mentioned.
Akhtar additional defined the explanations behind his evaluation. “We are dealing with a pandemic at the moment. Any industry, which requires crowd gathering, is going to suffer,” Akhtar added.
Meanwhile, South Africa pacer Dale Steyn has indicated that he was not sure whether or not the Men’s T20 World Cup will be happening this 12 months or not amid the coronavirus pandemic. Steyn was doing an #AskDale session on Twitter and a fan ended up asking his ideas on the upcoming event in Australia.
To this query, the Proteas pacer replied: “Is it even gonna happen?”