Misbah says not fearful about speak of his future


Pakistan’s head coach Misbah ul Haq. — AFP/FileKARACHI: Pakistan’s head coach Misbah ul Haq on Sunday stated that he’s not fearful about what’s being stated about his future function with the crew.“We have always played our cricket under pressure; it doesn’t matter what people have been saying and there is no guarantee and no surety. What is important is how you respond to the job in hand,” he stated, in a chat with reporters forward of the Test sequence towards South Africa attributable to start on Tuesday.The head coach when requested about his efficiency because the crew’s coach and whereas he agreed that he’s not totally glad with the efficiency, he stated that he’s not fearful about hypothesis of his removing.“Pressure is always there on anyone, be it a coach or player, but you’ve got to deal with it. The results are not in your control, so you don’t think much about it. What is in your control is your strategy and execution. So, you’ll have to be perfect [in those areas],” the pinnacle coach stated.Misbah, replying to a query, stated that the presence of Saqlain Mushtaq and Mohammad Yousuf is useful for the gamers and the crew’s general power. He brushed apart the suggestion that having too many coaches on the sector would possibly create issues for gamers.’Pakistan has an excellent likelihood to enhance document’He stated he feels that Pakistan has an excellent alternative to enhance its document towards South Africa.Misbah stated that beforehand South Africa was a really robust facet with high quality batsmen who have been excellent towards spin bowlers and have been backed by an equally robust bowling line up.The Pakistan coach believes that it won’t be the identical case this time and that Pakistan can have a bonus as many of the gamers have been taking part in in circumstances just like the home floor.“South Africa had a good amount of strength in the past. They had decent spinners and then batsmen who could play against a spin attack well but this is slightly a different South African side and we look forward to improve our record against them. We will try to exploit their weaknesses. This is the time for us to play good cricket against them,” Misbah stated.“The home team always has the edge due to home conditions; we also have an edge because our players have been playing domestic cricket here in Karachi. So, they know how things are going to be. So, we have a good opportunity against South Africa to do well and win the series,” the 46-year-old added.The former captain stated that Pakistan has practiced effectively in line with the taking part in circumstances and particular drills have been carried out to enhance requirements of fielding. He stated the crew is due to this fact assured forward of the Test sequence.’No comparability between NZ and SA’He stated that the outcomes of Pakistan’s sequence in New Zealand received’t have any influence on Pakistan’s preparation for the sequence towards South Africa as there’s no comparability.“We played in different conditions in New Zealand than the scenarios that we would have while playing in Pakistan. Your strategy here will be different from what it was in New Zealand. So we will forget what happened in New Zealand and plan according to the conditions and requirements of playing in Pakistan.” Misbah stated.’Babar ought to have a free hand’He additionally backed Babar as captain and stated that the skipper must be empowered and have freedom to execute his plans in line with his understanding when he’s there on the sector.“You learn things when you start doing them. Babar is learning well as captain. He has been discussing everything and how to execute his plans so that we can have our mind prepared for the match day,” Misbah said.”Babar is an intelligent cricketer and he understands the game. He should be given a free hand to execute his plans […] that’s how he will learn captaincy,” Misbah added.