Why was he not picked in the 15-man squad in the first place, Umar Gul on consistent 145 kph Pakistan pace bowler

Umar Gul said why was Naseem Shah not picked in the 15-man Test squad in the first place

Umar Gul: “In Test cricket, in Pakistan, you need a bowler who can consistently bowl 140-145 kph because of the slow pitches. When the ball gets old, you need pace to reverse the ball to deceive the batsman. It was shocking that he [wasn’t] there in the squad”

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Umar Gul has expressed his surprise at the fact that pace bowler Naseem Shah wasn’t included in the 15-man team for the Test series against Australia from the beginning.

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Get me in the Test team, 153 kph Pakistan speedster says he has done well in four-day cricket

Pakistan seamer Haris Rauf said he should be in the Test team

Pakistan seamer Haris Rauf: “I want to play Test cricket, I delivered some good performances in four-day matches and I will continue to do so until I am selected based on merit and performances”

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Pakistan pace bowler Haris Rauf said he wants to make his Test debut as his performances in four-day cricket have been good.

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Great passion and attitude, Misbah on Pakistan player with a very bright future

Misbah-ul-Haq said Shahnawaz Dhani has great passion and attitude

Misbah-ul-Haq: “Dahani was on the last tour with us and the passion and attitude with which he bowls, it’s a great thing for Pakistan that we are getting such sorts of bowlers coming up”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq said up-and-coming pace bowler Shahnawaz Dahani has a great attitude and a lot of passion.

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Happy to be retained, Pakistan rising star in the Test squad for the West Indies series says

Pakistan seamer Shahnawaz Dahani said he is happy to be retained in the Test squad

Pakistan seamer Shahnawaz Dahani: “I’m happy to be retained in the Test squad [for the West Indies tour] as it is [the] highest form of cricket”

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Pakistan pace bowler Shahnawaz Dahani said he is delighted to have been retained in the Test squad for the upcoming two-Test series against the West Indies.

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Dropped after getting injured, excellent Pakistan batsman who is upset says

Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq said he was dropped after getting injured

Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq: “I was dropped from the squad as well, after suffering an injury during [the] New Zealand tour, despite being with the side for the past 12 months”

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Pakistan opening batsman Imam-ul-Haq said he was dropped from the Test squad after getting injured during the tour of New Zealand.

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EXCLUSIVE: Bit early for him to be in the Test team, Jalaluddin on mentally strong Pakistan player who got famous through T20 cricket

Jalaluddin said it is a bit early for Shahnawaz Dhani to be in the Test team

Jalaluddin on Shahnawaz Dhani: “It’s a bit early for him for the Test squad. International cricket has more requirements. He’s good, but it’s too early. He played T20 cricket which made him famous. He needs to be developed and groomed”

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Former Pakistan pace bowler Jalaluddin has said that it is a “bit early” for seamer Shahnawaz Dhani to be in the Test team.

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Surprised he’s in the Test team, Tanvir on Pakistan player who has only played eight first-class matches

Sohail Tanvir said Shahnawaz Dhani's inclusion in the Test squad surprised him

Sohail Tanvir: “I will, however, add that I feel that given his inexperience his inclusion in the Pakistan Test squad for Zimbabwe is a surprising one, but I do hope he will do well”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Sohail Tanvir has admitted that he was surprised by pace bowler Shahnawaz Dhani’s inclusion in the Test team for the tour of South Africa and Zimbabwe.

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