Naseem Shah, The Bowling Sensation ,is going to become the youngest cricketers to play an international Test match. Pakistan captain Azhar Ali confirmed Wednesday the 16-year-old will make his debut at the Gabba. Technically, he will be the first one after Azhar Ali.
Azhar Ali’s point of view:
“We are definitely looking to play him — he is bowling really well,”
“He’s very fit, I have captained him in first-class matches and he has overs under his belt,”
“I’m sure that he can do that in Test matches as well, I have no doubts in his fitness and his bowling skills”.
“Not many players can reach that standard so early but there are exceptions and he’s one of them,” he added. “We are all looking forward to him having a very successful career.”
Naseem’s Domestic Career:
Naseem played his first match (debut) for Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited held on September 1, 2018.
In September 2019, he played for Central Punjab’s squad for the 2019-20 Quaid-e-Azam Trophy. He was named in one of the six players top play in 2019-20 National T20 Cup.
He made his T20 debut on 13 October 2019, and he was playing for Central Punjab.