Azhar Mahmood assured that Pakistan teenager Shaheen Afridi can turn out to be world’s greatest


Shaheen Afridi has been touted to attain massive issues.

Pakistan bowling coach Azhar Mahmood has heaped reward on younger pacer Shaheen Afridi and believes he has the potential to turn out to be the perfect bowler on the earth sooner or later.

The 18-year-old has been making waves in worldwide cricket ever since he made his T20 debut towards West Indies in April, final yr following his breakthrough shows within the 2018 ICC U19 World Cup and the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL).

Younger Afridi has already established himself as a daily for Pakistan in all thee codecs after being given his maiden Check cap within the latest tour of South Africa. {The teenager} is at present taking part in in his second PSL marketing campaign for Lahore Qalandars and has already put in an eye catching show towards Karachi Kings.

Writing in his weekly weblog for pakpassion.web, Mahmood lauded the teen’s progress over the past yr in worldwide cricket.

“I have to say that I’m extraordinarily impressed with Shaheen Shah Afridi’s progress to this point. He already has ability and potential and is quick studying the artwork of fast-bowling which is extraordinarily encouraging for us. We’re, nonetheless, engaged on a couple of issues with him specifically on his run-up and his supply stride in order that it’s extra balanced,” wrote Mahmood.

Afridi recently made his Test debut for Pakistan.

Afridi lately made his Check debut for Pakistan.

“In my thoughts, there is no such thing as a doubt that he’ll get higher and higher with time and he has all of the components to turn out to be among the finest bowlers on the earth. He has all the pieces and most significantly he’s mentally sharp, he needs to study, he needs to adapt his sport as a result of he isn’t shy to strive various things with the ball.

“As a coach it makes issues a lot simpler when you will have a bowler who is raring to study and prepared to strive various things to enhance himself.”

Afridi has carried out admirably for Pakistan throughout all thee codecs to this point. His 10 ODI appearances have fetched 19 wickets whereas he has 13 scalps in 9 T20s. In his three Check appearances, the left-armed pacer has picked up 12 wickets with a better of 4-64.