Shaheen Shah Afridi, Fakhar Zaman and Haris Rauf to Islamabad United, Shadab Khan has a plan to make that happen

Shadab Khan said he has a plan to make Shaheen Shah Afridi, Fakhar Zaman and Haris Rauf join Islamabad United

Shadab Khan: “We now have Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf and Fakhar Zaman in our group – they all are in Lahore Qalandars and I would want them to be with us as well”

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Pakistan limited overs vice-captain Shadab Khan has a plan to bring left-arm seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi, opener Fakhar Zaman and fast bowler Haris Rauf to Islamabad United.

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He is bowling 14 overs in a row, Misbah mega impressed with 27-year-old Pakistan bowler with serious pace

Misbah-ul-Haq said Haris Rauf is bowling 14 overs in a row

Misbah-ul-Haq: “Haris Rauf is bowling really well and bowling 14 overs [on the trot]. He is improving as a bowler”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq admitted that he has been impressed with pace bowler Haris Rauf as he is currently bowling 14 overs in a row.

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He should stay in for the 2nd Test, Hogg also wants Pakistan seamer to make his debut

Brad Hogg said Nauman Ali should stay in the team for the 2nd Test against South Africa and also wants Haris Rauf to make his debut

Brad Hogg: “The way Nauman adapted to the changing conditions throughout the last Test, there is a big case he should stay in. Rauf with pace and hopefully reverse swing would be exciting to watch”

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Former Australia cricketer Brad Hogg believes that Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali has made a big case for himself to retain his spot in the team for the second Test against South Africa.

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Ready to go, Pakistan player determined to put his skills on show against South Africa

Pakistan fast bowler Haris Rauf is ready to go ahead of the South Africa Test series

Pakistan fast bowler Haris Rauf: “Dreams do come true and I am really excited to represent Pakistan in Test cricket”

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Pakistan pace bowler Haris Rauf has said he is ready to go and put his skills on show in the upcoming series against South Africa.

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What has Haris Rauf done to get into the Test squad, legendary Pakistan captain and chief selector says

Inzamam-ul-Haq asked what Haris Rauf has done to get into the Test squad

Inzamam-ul-Haq: “Haris Rauf is another example. He has played three first-class matches, only taking just seven wickets, and you have named him in the Test squad”

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Legendary Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has asked what pace bowler Haris Rauf has done to earn a spot in the Test team.

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Three of the best in the world, Dilbar Hussain on two Pakistan stars and one Afghanistan sensation

Dilbar Hussain said Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf and Rashid Khan are three of the best bowlers in the world right now

Dilbar Hussain: “We have Rashid Khan, Shaheen Afridi and Haris Rauf, who are three of the best bowlers in the world at the moment”

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Dilbar Hussain believes the Pakistan duo of Shaheen Shah Afridi and Haris Rauf, along with Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan, are three of the best bowlers in the world right now.

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Tabish, Hasan, Ghulam in, Abbas, Masood Haris out for Pakistan’s series against South Africa

Tabish Khan, Hasan Ali, Kamran Ghulam in, Mohammad Abbas, Shan Masood and Haris Sohail are out for Pakistan's series against South Africa

Tabish Khan could make his international debut after being picked for the South Africa series

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Uncapped pace bowler Tabish Khan has finally been rewarded with a call-up to the Pakistan team after years of hard work and nearly 600 first-class wickets.

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Those three have been bowling superbly, Misbah says plenty of competition among Pakistan bowlers

Misbah-ul-Haq said Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf and Mohammad Hasnain have been bowling superbly

Misbah-ul-Haq: “The way Shaheen, Haris and Hasnain are bowling, then there is competition amongst the bowlers, and Amir has to compete with them. It cannot be that we give preference to a senior bowler without him performing well”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq admitted he has been impressed with the way the pace trio of Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf and Mohammad Hasnain have been bowling.

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