Pakistan trail 0-4 down in the five-match series.
He also confirmed Pakistan’s playing eleven for the warm-up game against New Zealand XI.
The speedster, who was initially trying to fathom his responsibilities in the team after a comeback, has come a long way under Arthur’s tenure.
Babar admitted that Kohli was too big a player and lauded him as the No.1 batsman in international cricket.
“My comments were in fact positive and got lost in translation I am afraid," Arthur conceded.
It is a widely held opinion that Shehzad’s dip in form came after he was struck by a Corey Anderson bouncer three years ago.
Sohail claimed that he has his eyes set on becoming the man for all formats.
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He batted in the nets under the supervision of head coach Mickey Arthur.
Sohail Khan last played for Pakistan in a T20I against World XI in September.