World T20: Rawalpindi express backs Pakistan


Pakistan are up against the wall as they face the tough challenge of New Zealand and Australia in their remaining World T20 fixtures but Pakistan’s former ace speedster and Rawalpindi express Shoaib Akhtar is confident that Pakistan will make it to the last four in this year’s mega event.

Pakistan’s Mohammad Amir, second left, celebrate with his teammates after the dismissal of India’s Ajinkya Rahane, during the Asia Cup Twenty20 international cricket match between them in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)

While talking in a program on an Indian channel Shoaib Akhtar said that Pakistan, India, West Indies and England will make it to the semifinal of World T20 in India. Interestingly Shoaib Akhtar did not pick New Zealand side who has up till now won their first two outings and will face Pakistan next on Tuesday.

Meanwhile on the other hand Mohammad Kaif picked hosts India, New Zealand, South Africa and West Indies as his top four picks for semifinals.South Africa defeated Afghanistan in their second match of the tournament after having lost their first match against England.

Here’s Mohammad Kaif and Shoaib Akhtar picking…