Nauman not picked for 1st Test for specific reason, Waqar reveals why Yasir was preferred

Waqar Younis said Nauman Ali was not picked for the 1st Test for a specific reason

Waqar Younis: “Whilst Nauman is a good spinner, we felt that the pitch did not have so much support [if] we would have played a finger spinner”

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Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis said spinner Nauman Ali was not picked for the first Test against the West Indies for one specific reason.

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He will be successful in Asian conditions, Ajmal on Pakistan spinner who bowls with a little more pace

Saeed Ajmal said Nauman Ali will be successful in Asian conditions

Saeed Ajmal: “Nauman bowls with a little more pace and he will be successful in Asian conditions”

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Pakistan great Saeed Ajmal said fellow spinner Nauman Ali will be successful in Asian conditions since he bowls with “a little more pace”.

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Too early to judge his potential, Ajmal on Pakistan spinner who has made a great start to his Test career

Saeed Ajmal said it is too early to judge Nauman Ali's potential

Saeed Ajmal: “We will find out about Nauman Ali’s ability when he will bowl against a top team. It is different ball game to bowl in Australia, England and New Zealand as compared to Pakistan”

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Former Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal said it is too early to judge the potential of fellow spinner Nauman Ali.

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Playing almost every game and bowling long spells, 34-year-old Pakistan player says his age does not matter

Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali said he is playing almost every game and bowling long spells so his age does not matter

Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali: “I played almost every game and bowled long spells and I feel that I am match fit which is all that counts, age does not matter”

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Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali said his age is not an issue as he is playing almost every game and bowling long spells.

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I’m performing well with the bat, Pakistan player known for being a tricky bowler says

Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali said he is performing well with the bat

Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali: “I have performed well with the bat in the last series and in domestic cricket as well. I have worked very hard on my batting during the South Africa series and I have got the benefits of that now”

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Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali said he is performing well with the bat as the hard work he has put in is paying off.

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Let’s see if the selectors pick me for limited overs cricket, Pakistan wicket-taking spinner who has done well in Tests says

Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali said let's see if the selectors pick him for limited overs cricket

Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali: “I have performed well thanks to the Almighty, I suppose it’s up to the selectors if they wish me to play in [the] white-ball formats”

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Pakistan spinner Nauman Ali said it is up to the selectors to decide if they want to pick him for limited overs cricket.

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