Simon Doull makes extremely bold claim about Pakistan seamer Mohammad Abbas

Simon Doull believes Mohammad Abbas would have formed an amazing partnership with Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis Pakistan cricket

Simon Doull: “If he had someone like Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis bowling with him, it would have been such a great combination”

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Former New Zealand seamer Simon Doull believes that Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Abbas would have formed an amazing partnership with the iconic pace duo of Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis.

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South Africa vs England 3rd Test Day 3: De Kock fights, but Bess’ five-for keeps England firmly on top

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Dominic Bess ended the day with figures of 5-51 off 31 overs

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South Africa wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock fought valiantly with an unbeaten 63, but spinner Dominic Bess’ five-for kept England firmly in control on the third day in Port Elizabeth.

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South Africa vs England 2nd Test Day 1: Seamers run riot as South Africa take command on the opening day in Cape Town

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South Africa came out on top on the first day in Cape Town thanks to a strong performance from their pace attack

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South Africa claimed the upper hand on the opening day in Cape Town as their pace attack carved through England’s batting line-up.

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India vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 3: India take 326-run lead despite Maharaj and Philander’s valiant performance

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Keshav Maharaj scored a career-best 72, but India are still in complete control heading into the fourth day

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India claimed a 326-run lead on the third day in Pune even though Keshav Maharaj and Vernon Philander put up a fight by amassing a 109-run partnership.

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Philander ruled out of Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

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Vernon Philander will miss the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

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South Africa have been dealt a big blow ahead of the first Test against Pakistan on Boxing Day as they will be without the services of pace bowler Vernon Philander, who is currently recovering from a hairline fracture he sustained to his right thumb.

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South Africa vs Australia 4th Test Day 5: Philander’s career-best six-for provides Morkel with perfect swansong

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Vernon Philander finished with career-best figures of 6-21

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South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander took a career-best 6-21 on the fifth day of the fourth Test in Johannesburg to not only lead his side to a 492-run win over Australia, but also ensure fellow seamer Morne Morkel had a perfect swansong.

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