Pakistan’s next all-format captain, Sarfaraz Ahmed throws support behind 24-year-old who already has leadership experience

Sarfaraz Ahmed has backed Shadab Khan to be Pakistan's next all-format captain

Sarfaraz Ahmed: “Shadab Khan. The batting order at which he plays, he can adjust in the team, or if you play overseas or play Test cricket, you need to play with five bowlers”

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Sarfaraz Ahmed, the senior wicketkeeper-batsman, has thrown his support behind spin-bowling all-rounder Shadab Khan as Pakistan’s next all-format captain.

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Want to know if he’s ready for ODIs, Umar Gul calls on Pakistan to try out 152 kph pace prospect more often

Umar Gul said he wants to know if Pakistan pace bowler Ihsanullah is ready for ODIs

Umar Gul: “Before the World Cup we have to try Ihsanullah in the few matches we get in order to know if he is ready to play the fifty-over format”

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Umar Gul wants Pakistan pace prospect Ihsanullah to be given more game time in ODIs so that it can be seen whether he is ready for the 50-over format.

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This will make him lethal, Umar Gul pinpoints two areas Pakistan quick Ihsanullah must work on

Umar Gul said developing his slower ball and yorker will make Pakistan pace bowler Ihsanullah lethal

Umar Gul: “If you talk about his future career, I think he needs to develop [a slower] ball and work on his yorker – by working on these two aspects, he could become lethal”

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Umar Gul has advised up-and-coming Pakistan seamer Ihsanullah to work on his slower ball and yorker as it will make him a lethal bowler.

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