Babar’s wicket essential however purpose is to take 20 wickets: Anderson 

RAWALPINDI: England veteran pacer James Anderson seemed assured to carry out beneath any sort of situations as his facet embark on a historic Test tour of Pakistan for the primary time after 17 years. 

Anderson, 40, informed reporters on Tuesday that being a Test cricketer, he was able to take any kind of problem.

“I can bowl under any condition with the kind of skills that I have,” stated Anderson whereas chatting with a scheduled press convention on Tuesday after England’s coaching session on the Pindi Stadium.

The veteran pacer who final visited the nation again in 2005, added that he obtained a heat reception from the individuals on his return and insisted that he was excited to play his first Test in Pakistan.

“It’s great. An amazing welcome. All the guys are really excited to be back here. Even the guys who weren’t here seventeen years ago. We are delighted to be here and excited to get into action” he stated.

Talking concerning the enjoying situations in Pakistan, Anderson believed that he and his fellow pacers would attempt to make the most of the moisture out there within the early hours of the day.

“I am not a great pitch reader. One thing we’ve witnessed is that it’s been a bit of dew around here in the morning so that could play a part. Might be a bit of moisture in the wicket early on.” he stated

Moreover, the 40-year-old pacer claimed that no matter the situations, his facet would purpose to bundle out the opposition twice in each match.

“Not sure how the pitch will play out here but we are trying to cover all basis. Our target is to get all 20 wickets,” he stated.

“Our focus is not just one wicket. Although Babar Azam’s wicket will be crucial, other batters are on our target as well,” he concluded.

It is pertinent to say right here that England’s Test staff set foot in Pakistan after a spot of almost 17 years to face the home facet in a three-match sequence, scheduled from December 1 to 21.

Pindi Cricket Stadium will host the primary match of the sequence, whereas the remaining two fixtures can be held in Multan and Karachi respectively.

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