Pakistan’s vice-captain Shadab Khan has taken responsibility for the defeat in the final of Asia Cup 2022. Shadab Khan said that he could not catch the catch well in this match and that is why he takes the responsibility of this defeat on himself.
Actually, the fielding of Pakistan was not good in the final match against Sri Lanka. Despite losing 5 wickets for 58 runs, Sri Lanka scored 170 runs. Shadab Khan dropped the catch of Bhanuka Rajapaksa in the crucial moments of the match as the ball went outside the boundary line for 6 runs. Overall, Shadab Khan did not have a good day in fielding.
I disappointed the team with my performance – Shadab Khan
After the match, Shadab Khan tweeted and took the responsibility of the defeat on himself. He said in his tweet,
‘You win the match when you catch the catch. Sorry, I take responsibility for this loss. I disappointed my team. The positive for the team was that Naseem Shah, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Nawaz and the entire bowling attack performed brilliantly. Mohammad Rizwan struggled a lot. The whole team gave their best. Congratulations to Sri Lanka.’