Paley Kale: Naseem Shah’s memorable first ODI vs. India. National fast-bowler Naseem Shah said that the ODI experience against India was new, thank God the bowling was good.
Naseem Shah said that in the beginning, the ball was swinging, he bowled with enthusiasm, and he tried to put the ball in a good place, in ODI cricket you have to bowl with patience.
He said that I thought that if I bowled from a good line, the Indian batsmen would give wickets. Against India, I tried not to let them score runs.
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Naseem Shah said that the ODI format changes a little but this experience was very different, Shaheen Afridi bowled well in the opening, and Haris Rauf came in and bowled very well.
The national fast bowler added that every player in the team was trying and we succeeded, he played a lot of cricket in Lahore as a child, will try to play well in the match, and will try to enjoy and win the match in Lahore.
Kandy: Naseem Shah explained the strategy to be adopted in the match against India
Naseem Shah, who bowled brilliantly against India in the Asia Cup, explained the strategy adopted in the India-Pakistan match.
A video of Naseem Shah was released on X by the Pakistan Cricket Board, in which the fast bowler said that the experience of playing the first ODI match against India was good, he had played T20 matches against India before.
He said that in ODI cricket you have to bowl with a little patience, in the beginning, the ball was seaming and swinging, my effort was to bowl in a good place and I had planned to not score runs.
Naseem Shah also praised fellow bowlers Shaheen Afridi and Haris Rauf and said that Shaheen Afridi bowled exceptionally early and Haris Rauf also bowled well so credit goes to all.
He said I have played a lot of cricket in Lahore, where you have played cricket as a child, It feels good to play there, you will enjoy playing cricket in Lahore and win matches.
It should be noted that in the Asia Cup ODI, the entire Indian team was out by scoring 266 runs in the 49th over against Pakistan. Teams are awarded one point each.