Akhtar called Sachin better than Virat, said- Had Tendulkar been playing today:
During the lockdown, Kohli and Sachin have debated the Best Who debate on social media. Sachin Tendulkar’s name holds the highest record of batting in international cricket.
At the same time, Virat Kohli is moving closer to Sachin in terms of centuries and runs. Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has described Sachin as a better batsman than Kohli.
Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has said that it would be wrong to compare Sachin Tendulkar and current Indian captain Virat Kohli. Akhtar believes that Sachin played many batting records in the most difficult phase of cricket so far.
However, Akhtar has considered Kohli the best batsman of the current round. Akhtar has said that Sachin has played in front of the toughest rivals and hence he is ahead of Kohli. Akhtar said, “Sachin has batted in the most difficult phase of cricket. If he had got the chance now, he would have scored 1.30 lakh runs. So it is not right to compare between Sachin and Kohli.”
Akhtar was saddened by Sachin’s dismissal:
Akhtar also said that he wanted to see Sachin complete his century against Pakistan in the 2003 World Cup. Sachin was out in the hands of Akhtar for 98 runs in that match. India defeated Pakistan in this match played at Centurion.
Akhtar said, “I was very sad because Sachin was out for 98. That was a very special innings. He should have scored a century. I wanted to complete that century, on that bouncer I would like to see a six They killed me first. ”