Team should focus on upcoming T20 WC :Zaheer Abbas

ISLAMABAD: Former legendary batsman, Zaheer Abbas has said that team should work hard for the World Cup and forget the lost of Asia cup for now.

Talking to Private news channel, Zaheer Abbas said that performing well in upcoming T-20 world cup would give the strong sense of confidence to the players ahead of the big series against Australia and England.

To a question, he said that in a major tournament like the World Cup team needs to have a well balanced side with the combination of experience and fresh blood.

Zaheer, who was also chief consultant of the national team in the Asia Cup 2014 and ICC World T20 2014 in Bangladesh admitted Pakistan cricket faced some difficulties but said it was still capable of raising a strong side for the World Cup.

Zaheer also praised Najam Sethi for conducting the successful event of first Pakistan Super League (PSL).

He said it was important for Pakistani players to have this extra cricketing event ahead of T-20 WC, it helped sorting out the young talented boys like Nawaz and Sharjeel.