Big news for the Pakistani fans of pacer Naseem Shah

Big news for the Pakistani fans of pacer Naseem Shah

Pakistani pace sensation Naseem Shah is on the brink of achieving a significant milestone in his international cricket career as he gears up to face New Zealand in a five-match T20I series commencing on April 18. Naseem, who burst onto the scene with his Test debut against Australia in 2019 at the remarkable age of 16, subsequently marked his presence in the ODI and T20I formats with debuts against Netherlands and India respectively in 2022.

With 98 wickets in his kitty from 50 matches, the right-arm fast bowler has showcased his prowess on the international stage. Among his notable feats, Sri Lanka stands out as his primary prey with 24 dismissals, closely followed by New Zealand with 23. Across Tests, ODIs, and T20Is, Naseem has scalped 51, 32, and 15 wickets respectively, maintaining varying averages of 33.82, 16.96, and 34.66.

Notably, Naseem's cricketing journey is adorned with memorable moments, including a hat-trick against Bangladesh in Tests. As he eyes the coveted 100-wicket mark, the upcoming T20 series against New Zealand presents a ripe opportunity for him to etch his name in the annals of cricketing history.

Widely regarded as one of the premier pacers in contemporary cricket, Naseem recently staged a successful comeback from a shoulder injury, showcasing his resilience and determination.

His stellar performances in the latest edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL 9) further underscored his prowess, culminating in Islamabad United clinching their third PSL title under his impactful contributions. As the anticipation mounts, cricket enthusiasts eagerly await Naseem Shah's next chapter in the unfolding saga of his promising career.