Updated: June 3, 2020 2:30:45 pm
Pakistan’s new tempo sensation Naseem Shah has but to show his mettle in International cricket. The 17-year-old bowler made his debut in November final yr towards Australia however is but to bowl to the most effective ODI batsman on the planet – Virat Kohli.
The lanky quick bowler made the world sit up and take discover of his pace and accuracy in Australia. Cricket consultants have already hailed him as subsequent huge factor for Pakistan cricket.
Talking about Naseem’s possible on-field faceoff with Virat Kohli, former Pakistan cricketer Faisal Iqbal mentioned that the Indian cricket captain will be Naseem Shah’s ‘bunny.’ “With due respect to Virat as a great batsman, I am sure our upcoming superstar fast-bowler Naseem Shah with genuine pace and swing, Virat will be his bunny anytime! Looking forward to the future battle!” Iqbal tweeted.
With due respect to Virat as an important batsman I’m certain our upcoming celebrity quick bowler @iNaseemShah with real tempo 🔥 and swing virat will be his bunny anytime! Looking ahead to the long run 🏏battle! 👍🏻😉 #RespectForBoth 🤗 https://t.co/WrIdpybNQe
— Faisal Iqbal🇵🇰🏏فیصل اقبال (@FaisalIqbalCric) June 1, 2020
Earlier this yr, Shah grew to become the youngest cricketer to choose a world hat-trick when he achieved the feat towards Bangladesh in Rawalpindi. 17-year-old Shah has performed 4 Tests up to now the place he managed to scalp 13 wickets.
While the teenager is but to play towards India and Kohli, it’s a prospect that Shah is trying ahead to. “Yes definitely. India versus Pakistan is always special and I have already been told that players can become heroes and villains in those matches,” Naseem advised PakPassion.web.
“They are special matches as they happen so rarely and yes, I am looking forward to playing against India whenever that opportunity arises. I hope that I can bowl well against India when that chance comes by and won’t let our fans down. As for Virat Kohli, I respect him but don’t fear him.”
“It’s always a challenge to bowl to the best, but that’s where you have to raise your game. I look forward to playing against Virat Kohli and India whenever that chance comes,” he added.
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