In an interview with The Indian Express, the 71-year-old former cricketer – who performed 55 Tests and 45 ODIs for Pakistan in a global profession spanning 15 years – was all reward for India’s quick bowling unit.
Nawaz, who performed for Pakistan in between 1969 and 1984, is claimed to have been the primary proponent of reverse swing. The retired cricketer now resides in London and whereas talking about Bumrah stated he likes the teenager’s consistency to and claimed he’ll play lengthy for India.
Nawaz stated, “Bumrah has a deceptive bowling action and bowls great yorkers. Despite the fact that batsmen across the world have learnt to deal with him, he still sticks to his line and length. His ball comes quicker to off stump. He will play long for India.”
Several consultants are of the view that on account of his brief run-up and distinctive bowling model, Bumrah is vulnerable to accidents and that his worldwide profession will not final lengthy due to the stated causes.
Praising Mohammed Shami for his capacity to get reverse swing, he stated the Bengal pacer is “lethal with an older ball”. Praising Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s effectiveness with the brand new ball as unparalleled he stated, “Being a conventional swing bowler, Bhuvneshwar will prove to be effective with the new system post lockdown.”
Nawaz claimed he admired West Indies’ legend Gordon Greenidge for his intelligence as a participant and technically sound batting. But he is satisfied that Indian captain is the best of all time.
“Virat Kohli is undoubtedly beyond comparison. He will certainly surpass Tendulkar on all fronts. Tendulkar was weak against inswing while Kohli hardly has any flaw in his batting. Initially in his career, he would fumble against the outswingers but now he has reached the pinnacle of his batting,” he stated.
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