Kevin Pietersen hilariously lambastes Ahmed Shehzad: The previous English captain was seen in a video interplay with the Pakistani batsman.
With within the wake of the novel COVID-19, many of the cricketers are taking to their respective social media handles to interact with followers in instances after they don’t have a lot else to do.
Former India opening batsman , former Australia spinner , New Zealand quick bowler and India Girls’s captain are among the many many cricketers who’ve expressed their opinion throughout aspects of the sport in in some way.
Most lately, England pacers in Mark Wooden and Liam Plunkett nailed the “” to entertain their followers and Australia batsman David Warner nominated India captain Virat Kohli to to indicate assist for COVID-19 employees across the globe.
Former England captain Kevin Pietersen, who indulged in an Instagram stay session with India limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma and spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, was seen interacting with Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad on the identical platform.
Pietersen, who appeared to be in a jolly temper, requested Shehzad causes behind his shambolic kind in PSL 2020. “Properly, I’ve tried my greatest on this IPL [PSL]. I’ve been working actually laborious. Generally you already know as a cricketer you are attempting every thing however it’s not coming. You can’t assist it. You continue to need to imagine in your self everytime you go,” Shehzad mentioned in the course of the Instagram stay session.
Kevin Pietersen hilariously lambastes Ahmed Shehzad
Upon listening to a proper reply from the 28-year previous participant, Pietersen laid emphasis on him being a “buddy” and never a “journalist”. Catering to Pietersen’s want of listening to a transparent reply, Shehzad identified how him batting at No. Three for Quetta Gladiators didn’t work in his favour.
“You need a clear reply? I used to be enjoying [at] No.Three and I attempted however it was not serving to me. It was my first time that I performed your complete match at No.3. I by no means complained. I used to be doing my greatest, I attempted my greatest however it was not coming,” Shehzad answered.
Persevering with on pulling Shehzad’s leg, Pietersen joked how he doesn’t wish to bat wherever apart from opening the batting and that the identical will see him “carry drinks” within the close to future.
“So that you don’t wanna bat No.1, you’ll be able to’t bat two, you’ll be able to’t bat three, you’ll be able to’t bat 4, you’ll be able to’t bat 5. I believe you will need to go and bat at 13. Go and bat 13 for Quetta Gladiators subsequent season No.13 for the third workforce, not even for the primary workforce. You might be gonna carry drinks,” Pietersen lambasted Shehzad.
Banter – KP to Ahmed Shehzad “Don’t discuss to me like we’re in a f****** press convention” (through KP instagram)
— Saj Sadiq (@Saj_PakPassion)
KP to Ahmed Shehzad “You might be speaking a lot nonsense that it really goes in a single ear and out the opposite ear”
— Saj Sadiq (@Saj_PakPassion)
In seven matches for Gladiators this 12 months, Shehzad scored 61 runs at a paltry common and strike fee of 8.71 and 95.31 respectively.