Former Indian cricket player Gautam Gambhir has high words of praise for one Pakistani player.

In an interview with Star Sports, Gambhir was asked which player he would look out for the host asked Gautam Gambhir which player will perform brilliantly in the World Cup.

The choices included Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Joe Root, Kane Williamson, David Warner, Steve Smith and Babar Azam.

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Gambhir replied, “Babar Azam, because he has all the qualities required to set fire to this whole World Cup, I have seen very few players who have that much batting time.”

Gautam Gambhir also said that Babar Azam has a “different level of quality.”

It should be noted that the ICC ODI World Cup is going to start in India from October 5.