Hope to learn much more from him, Sajid Khan on his Pakistan idol who inspired a whole generation

Sajid Khan said he hopes to learn much more from his idol Saqlain Mushtaq

Sajid Khan: “An absolute honour and blessed to be given the opportunity to work with someone who I have idolised – Saqlain Mushtaq. You inspired a whole generation to bowl off-spin. Hoping to learn much more from you”

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Pakistan rising star Sajid Khan has said he hopes to learn much more from legendary spinner Saqlain Mushtaq.

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Pakistan player switches to off-spin after admitting he was not a good fast bowler

Qasim Akram switched to off-spin after admitting he wasn't a good fast bowler

Pakistan all-rounder Qasim Akram: “I wasn’t very good as a fast bowler so one of the coaches in my club advised me to take up off-spin as that would increase my chances of selection in teams in an all-rounder role. From then on, I became an off-spinner”

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Pakistan youngster Qasim Akram revealed that he switched from bowling quick to off-spin since he “wasn’t very good as a fast bowler”.

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Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez: I was available to bowl, but Babar Azam didn’t use me

Mohammad Hafeez said he was available to bowl during the England tour but Babar Azam didn't need his services

Mohammad Hafeez: “I was also available to bowl on this tour, but it was the captain’s choice to not use me”

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Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has said that he was available to bowl during the recent T20 series against England, but captain Babar Azam didn’t require his off-spin services.

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Pakistan legend Saqlain Mushtaq praised which India player for being intelligent and brave?

Saqlain Mushtaq called Sourav Ganguly intelligent and brave India Pakistan cricket

Saqlain Mushtaq: “Ganguly also had an expertise against the off-spinners. He used to cut, inside-out, sweep against off-spinners. He would charge the bowler whenever he wanted. Dada was intelligent, brave and played good on the turning tracks”

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Former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq heaped praise on ex-India captain Sourav Ganguly, saying he was an “intelligent” and “brave” player.

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Pakistan legend Saqlain Mushtaq: No left-handed batsman played off-spin better than Saeed Anwar

Saqlain Mushtaq believes Saeed Anwar was the best left-handed batsman against off-spin Pakistan cricket

Saqlain Mushtaq: “Anwar was very skillful and I think there was no other left-handed batsman who played off-spin better than him”

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There have been many great left-handed batsmen over the years, but legendary Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq believes that opening batsman Saeed Anwar was the best of the best when it came to playing off-spin.

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