They were tough competitors, Pakistan seamer Umar Gul on two most difficult batsmen he bowled to

Umar Gul said Ricky Ponting and Brian Lara were the toughest batsmen he bowled to since they were tough competitors

Umar Gul: “They were tough competitors and very difficult to remove but thanks to the Almighty, I was able to get Brian Lara out three times and claimed Ponting’s wicket on one occasion during my international career”

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Pakistan pace bowler Umar Gul said legendary Australia captain Ricky Ponting and iconic West Indies batsman Brian Lara were the two toughest batsmen he bowled to since they were tough competitors.

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Which two bowlers has Pakistan great Waqar Younis called ‘legends of the game’?

Waqar Younis called James Anderson and Stuart Broad legends of the game Pakistan England cricket

Waqar Younis: “If you look at the careers of Stuart Broad and Jimmy Anderson, England’s two senior bowlers who are now legends of the game, they started out as talented bowlers for sure but they were in and out of the team”

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Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis has lavished praise on England seamers James Anderson and Stuart Broad, calling them “legends of the game”.

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Pakistan seamer Naseem Shah thinks he and Shaheen are the next Wasim and Waqar?

Naseem Shah thinks he and Shaheen Shah Afridi are the next Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis Pakistan cricket

Naseem Shah: “Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis were legends, and we are just at the start of our respective careers, so it’s too early to start thinking of Shaheen and me as a bowling partnership that could be as good as them”

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Pakistan fast bowler Naseem Shah has insisted that it is too early to say or even think that he and left-arm seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi are the next Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis.

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