Sarfaraz Ahmed played his first Test series in three years against New Zealand recently at home and scored three half-centuries and a ton for Pakistan
Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar slammed the Chetan Sharma-led All India Selection Committee for ignoring batter Sarfaraz Khan
While the pressure continues to mount on him, the former Pakistan captain has backed Babar Azam
In the press conference after the 2nd Test against New Zealand, Babar Azam was asked if he had any regrets over snubbing Sarfaraz Ahmed in the Pakistan cricket team over the last 4 years.
The former Pakistan spinner has taken a jibe at those who had dropped Sarfaraz Ahmed from the national squad earlier.
Pakistan went with Safaraz Ahmed as their wicketkeeper for the Test series against New Zealand and Mohammad Rizwan was benched
Sarfaraz Ahmed became a hero of Pakistan after the 35-year old cricketer smashed a ton during the second Test against New Zealand on Friday
Immediately after the match, Pakistan's interim chief selector Shahid Afridi congratulated Sarfaraz for his innings but made it clear that it was Mohammad Rizwan who was the team's number one choice for white-ball cricket.
After the second game between Pakistan and New Zealand ended in a sensational draw, fans flooded Twitter to hail the beauty of Test cricket.
Former New Zealand all-rounder Sarfaraz Ahmed wasn't very happy with the umpires' call as vented his anger in Twitter. Styris said that decisions like these have ensured that Test cricket is in trouble.