Together with his bizarre statements, former Pakistan cricketer Abdul Razzaq at all times grabs headlines, and lately, he did one thing identical. Razzaq stirred up social media when he discredited Jasprit Bumrah’s bowling abilities because the front-line pacer for Crew India.
The previous all-rounder stated that if he used to be taking part in, he would have simply ruled Bumrah as he had confronted the most efficient bowlers right through his taking part in days. Razzaq didn’t prevent there and went too a long way to name Bumrah a ‘child bowler’.
“I’ve performed towards nice bowlers like Glenn McGrath and Wasim Akram, so Bumrah is a toddler bowler in entrance of me, and I may have simply ruled and attacked him,” Razzaq used to be quoted as pronouncing to Cricket Pakistan.
Razzaq’s feedback had been clearly now not welcomed via cricket fanatics and mavens, and he used to be trolled closely on Twitter. And, one of the crucial very best replies got here from former Indian opener Aakash Chopra.
The cricketer-turned-commentator quoted the headlines on Razzaq’s feedback and stated, “Any other positive instance of the truth that rising previous is necessary, rising up is non-compulsory. Smartly performed.”
Any other positive instance of the truth that rising previous is necessary, rising up is non-compulsory. Smartly performed 🙏😝 https://t.co/yLQE6U0KRw
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) December five, 2019
In the similar interview, Razzaq additionally stated that modern day cricketers are strange, and the gamers from 1992-2007 had been ‘world-class’.
“If you happen to talk to gamers from 1992 to 2007, they’ll inform you what cricket used to be. There have been world-class gamers at the moment. Now there are now not world-class gamers. There is not any intensity in bowling, batting or fielding. It’s all elementary now,” Razzaq added.