Although Ashwin’s away record has been debatable, but when it comes to performance in home conditions, he has seldom disappointed. Saqlain said former Pakistani spinner Mushtaq Ahmed was once ranked No 1 in the Test ranking at a time when there was Warne, Kumble, Muralitharan and me. [7] Saqlain was named by Wisden as one of their Cricketers of the Year in 2000. Beste Bowler der pakistanischen Mannschaft waren Wasim Akram mit 4 Wickets für 30 Runs und Saqlain Mushtaq mit 4 Wickets für 82 Runs. The off spinner came to England with 187 LOI wickets and before the match against Zimbabwe, he had an exact 200 in the bag. “He took many wickets in county enjoyed bowling,” he said. (Photo by Popperfoto via Getty Images/Getty Images) The umpire is Vanburn Holder. [11] He repeated this feat only once more in his career, at the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi during the second Test of the same series. The former cricketer believes that Nathan Lyon is currently the world’s best spinner as he is an all-conditions bowler, whereas Ashwin is more effective in home conditions. [16] His career-best bowling figures in ODI cricket were 5 wickets for 20 runs against England at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in 2000. Singh praised Mushtaq for his skills as a bowler while referring to him as a match-winner for his side. Saqlain Mushtaq, who invented the ‘doosra’, deceived many batsmen with his variations. [8], Saqlain made his Test debut in 1995 against Sri Lanka at the Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar. [13] He took ten or more wickets in a match on three occasions. 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Veteran Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq recently listed his pick of current best spinners across the world. An ardent Cricket fan is following his passion and making a living watching and working around his favourite sport. In an international career that spanned from 1990 until 2003, Mushtaq claimed 185 wickets in Test cricket and 161 in ODIs. Ashwin has played 77 tests for India, taking 362 wickets at an average of 25.36. Saqlain Mushtaq Picks The Best Spinners Of Modern-Day Cricket, Saqlain Mushtaq, who invented the ‘doosra’, deceived many batsmen with his variations. He has also played 111 ODI’s and 46 T-20’s. [5][6] As of 2017[update], he is fourth in the list of five-wicket haul takers for Pakistan, all formats of the game combined. I am an accountant by qualification, my parents thought their obedient son would study further to become a CA, but I had other things in mind. [21][22] Saqlain took thirteen five-wicket hauls in Test cricket and six in ODIs. Yasir Shah is a world-class spinner as well which is evident from his track record,” Mushtaq concluded. He finds the Bangladesh all-rounder to be a clever bowler. Find Records, Biography, Centuries, Runs, wickets. Saqlain Bowling Records in Cricket Saqlain played 49 Test matches and 169 One Day Internationals for Pakistan between 1995 and 2004. Im 43. 12 June, 2020. This is regarded by cricket critics as a notable achievement,[4] and fewer than 50 bowlers have taken more than 15 five-wicket hauls at international level in their cricketing careers. In September 1995 he got international recognition, taking seven wickets for the PCB … They held on for a … Shayan Acharya Mumbai 12 April, 2020 18:40 IST Saqlain Mushtaq belongs to a generation when international cricket teams possessed spinners of good quality. [12] His career-best figures for an innings were 8 wickets for 164 runs against England at the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore in November 2000. - THE HINDU ARCHIVES . The former cricketer, believes that Nathan Lyon is currently the world’s best spinner as he is an all-conditions bowler, whereas Ashwin is more effective in home conditions. “Shakib-Al-Hasan is a very clever bowler as well because I have seen him closely while working with Bangladesh. Saqlain Mushtaq Picks The Best Spinners Of Modern-Day Cricket. Read about Saqlain Mushtaq's Profile, Latest News, Articles, Career updates only on ESPNcricinfo.com. PHOTO: AFP. Kumble took 10 wickets in the second innings, becoming the second bowler to take a 10-wicket-innings-haul in Test cricket. “He took many wickets in county enjoyed bowling,” he said. Ravi Ashwin has 111 wickets in 28 away Tests while his Australian counterpart has picked 184 wickets in 44 matches that have been played away from home. Ankush Das Follow on Twitter June 15, 2020. Pakistan got back in the game and 176 seemed to be a difficult task for the English team with Saqlain Mushtaq bringing his A-game. Saqlain Mushtaq, a former Pakistani cricketer, took 19 five-wicket hauls during his career in international cricket. In 1997 he picked up 69 wickets in 36 matches at an average of 18.73 and a strike rate of 27.3. [10] In January 1999 against India at the M.A. Saqlain picked up the wickets of tail-enders Henry Olonga, Adam Huckle, and Pommie Mbangwa to claim his second ODI hat-trick. Saqlain started his first-class career in 1994–95 at the age of 17. [9] His first Test five-wicket haul came in 1997 against the same team at the R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. Regarded as one of the best spin bowlers in the history of cricket, he is best known for pioneering the "doosra", a leg break delivery bowled with an off break action. Der dritte Tag endete ohne Verlust eines Wickets beim Stand von 149/0. Saqlain Mushtaq fails to understand how a proven performer like Ravichandran Ashwin has been kept out of India's limited-overs set-up Press Trust of India Updated: April 26, 2020 05:08 PM IST The Indian skipper is the centre of all the planning and strategi However, the hosts had a trump card in their hand as legendary spinner Saqlain Mushtaq took matters into his own hands. The spinner took 3 wickets in quick succession as England was reduced to 65-3. He took 208 Test and 288 ODI wickets were the fastest to reach the milestones of 100, 150, 200 and 250 wickets in ODIs. He was the fastest to reach the milestones of 200 and 250 wickets in ODIs. “In the longer version, I think Nathon Lyon is the best spinner in the world as he has performed against the majority of the top sides including India and Pakistan,” Mushtaq told Pakistan cricket. Saqlain Mushtaq's was the second hat-trick in World Cups Martyn Hayhow ... (all eight wickets came for three runs), and he took 7 for 12 in Northants' second innings. Saqlain Mushtaq Reveals His Advices To England Spinners Adil Rashid and Moeen Ali when Bowling To Virat Kohli. The former international legendary cricketer Saqlain Mushtaq is a Level 3 UK Qualified coach.Saqlain and his coaching team would be delighted to coach international students from around the world as well as small groups of students from across the PK. [17] As of 2017[update], Saqlain is one of the four bowlers to achieve an ODI hat-trick (three wickets in consecutive deliveries) on two or more different occasions, both against Zimbabwe;[18][19][note 1] one of his hat-tricks came during the 1999 Cricket World Cup. In Pakistan, Shadab has a lot of potential and I think he can also be effective in Test cricket as well. [14], Having made his One Day International (ODI) debut in September 1995 against Sri Lanka at the Jinnah Stadium, Gujranwala,[15] Saqlain's first ODI five-wicket haul came the following year, against New Zealand, a match Pakistan won at the same venue. Saqlain Mushtaq (69 wickets in 1997) Saqlain Mushtaq was economical and lethal in the 90s in ODIs Pakistan’s former off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq holds the record for having claimed most wickets in ODIs in a calendar year. [2][5][6] A right-arm off break bowler who represented his country between 1995 and 2004, Saqlain was described by the BBC as "a revolution in the art of attacking off-spin bowling". In … In limited-overs cricket, Kuldeep Yadav is a really good spinner and he is well educated in a cricket sense,” he added. 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Share. Ravichandran Ashwin and Kuldeep Yadav are the two Indian spinners whom Mushtaq picked as two of the best spinners in modern-day cricket. #1. Saqlain Mushtaq’s doosra aided me: Harbhajan Singh. Saqlain Mushtaq bowls during the Test in New Delhi in February, 1999. Saqlain Mushtaq (Urdu: ثقلین مشتاق‎) (born 29 December 1976) is a British Pakistani cricket coach, YouTuber, and former cricketer who played in Tests and ODIs for Pakistani national cricket team. [1][2] A five-wicket haul (also known as a "five–for" or "fifer")[3] refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings. Then came the final act that saw Saqlain achieve a hat-trick. Mushtaq also maintained a commendable economy rate of 4.11. Saqlain Mushtaq of Surrey celebrates a wicket during the Frizzell County Championship match between Middlesex and Surrey at Lord's Cricket Ground, London, 23rd April 2004. Saqlain Mushtaq Ashwin Takes Wickets And Can do The Containment Job, How Can You Keep Him Out? Moreover, Saqlain Mushtaq also backed Shakib-Al-Has as well. Saqlain Mushtaq, a former Pakistani cricketer, took 19 five-wicket hauls during his career in … In his first season he took 52 wickets and was selected to play for Pakistan A in a one-day tournament at Dhaka. Pakistan konnte in seinem zweiten Innigns abermals mit den Eröffnungs-Batsman gut ins Innings starten. He also praised Kuldeep Yadav as he finds him to be a thinking bowler. In an international career that spanned from 1990 until 2003, Mushtaq claimed 185 wickets in Test cricket and 161 in ODIs. His 13 wickets in seven previous Cup matches had come at a slightly more expensive 23.53 in comparison to 19.42 before the competition. “Ashwin is also a good bowler but in home conditions. News Desk in Karachi . While talking about Pakistan cricket, he singled out key spinners – Shadab Khan and Yasir Shah. Saqlain Mushtaq, the former Pakistan cricketers, reckons that Ravi Ashwin, among all the bowlers around, uses home conditions to his advantage the best. READ: Saqlain Mushtaq Chooses Nathan Lyon Over R Ashwin As The Best Test Spinner Of This Era Saqlain said former Pakistani spinner Mushtaq Ahmed was once ranked No 1 in the Test ranking at a time when there was Warne, Kumble, Muralitharan and me. Virat Kohli is the wicket that the opposite side wants when they play against India. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, he took a five-wicket haul in both innings of a Test match for the first time. On the other hand, Kuldeep Yadav has also become a regular feature in the limited-overs format, having played 59 ODIs and 21 T-20’s taking 102 and 39 wickets, respectively in both formats. R. Premadasa Stadium, Chennai, he took many wickets in a cricket sense, ” Mushtaq concluded ] first. Same team at the R. 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