KINGSTON: Pakistani batsman Fawad Alam Monday devoted his Test century in opposition to West Indies to his mother and father.
Talking to journalists, Fawad Alam revealed that her mom had predicted he would rating a ton in opposition to West Indies. The excited left-handed batsman mentioned, “I dedicate today’s century to my parents.”
“I spoke to my mother over the phone before the match. She told me I would score a century,” he added.
Speaking in regards to the challenges of batting within the second Test match, Alam mentioned that neither was the pitch beneficial nor the climate.
“It was too hot and humid,” mentioned the batsman.
On the event, Fawad Alam credited his father for motivating him to go on regardless of all the chances.
“You always feel proud when you score a century for your country so I am very happy right now. My dad has always been my motivation. He told me to keep on trying and my time will come and now it has and I am trying to make the most of it,” he mentioned.
Fawad expressed delight at scoring 5 centuries in an equal variety of nations. He mentioned the Men in Green would attempt to dismiss the West Indies as early as potential, including that Pakistan can be able to win if the hosts had been bowled out for a really low rating.
He spoke a bit about his distinctive celebration too, including that it was impressed by the Turkish drama sequence Ertugrul.
Pakistan on prime after Fawad Alam’s century
Green shirts had been hopeful of levelling the sequence after Fawad Alam’s fifth Test century and Shaheen Shah Afridi’s new ball efficiency on the third day of the rain-affected second Test in opposition to the West Indies at Sabina Park on Sunday.
Fawad’s unbeaten 124 lifted the vacationers to 302 for 9 declared of their first innings earlier than Shaheen eliminated each openers swiftly and Faheem Ashraf added one other to have the home facet at 39 for 3 in reply at stumps.
Edged by one wicket in an exciting finale to the primary Test on the identical floor every week earlier, Pakistan’s quest for a series-levelling victory has been annoyed by showers and inefficient masking of the enjoying sq..