Naseem took five wickets against Sri Lanka in second innings of Karachi Test, Test Pakistan won
Nasim arrives at press conference after match, gets emotional when mother is mentioned
Dainik BhaskarDec 23, 2019, 04:23 PM IST Sports Desk. Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by 263 runs on the last day of the Karachi Test. The hosts won the two-Test series 1–0. In the second innings, 16-year-old fast bowler Nasim Shah dismissed five Sri Lankan batsmen. There was a press conference after the match. Nasim Shah came in it. Naseem was asked to whom he would like to dedicate this magnificent performance. Nasim said- wanted Ammi to do it and see this opportunity on TV. But, now I will do Abbu i.e. father. After this, he got up crying and left. Please tell that Naseem's mother died in November. He was then in Australia.
The speed of the deal is said to be 16 years old. However, there is not a single opinion in Pakistan regarding his correct age. Some media reports cite the documents as 19 years old. However, in the second innings of the Karachi Test, Sri Lanka needed 476 runs to win. She was reduced to 212 runs. Naseem took five wickets for the first time in Test cricket. He is currently considered to be Pakistan's fastest bowler in terms of speed. Shah is capable of bowling at a speed of 140 kmph.
Naseem shah wishing his mother could see him playing but I am sure she must be smiling from the heavens, what a blessed game 👏🏻pic.twitter.com/XudvUJUaOB— Sameena E. (@SameenaERana) December 23, 2019
The question on which eyes turned moist, a journalist asked Naseem – to whom would you like to dedicate this five wickets. Shah said, "I wanted to do my mother's name and watch my match on TV. Now I will do it to Abbu. ”After this Nasim's throat was sore. The PCB's Media Coordinator requested journalists to stop the question. Shah took the same officer with him on his shoulder. During this time, this young fast bowler was seen wiping tears.
Naseem Shah couldn't control his tears while remembering his late mother. Said he always wanted to dedicate his first 5-fer to his mother but she passed away just few days before his debut. What an emotional story, Stay Strong Naseem. #PakvSL pic.twitter.com/So5P7D2wMn— Saad 🇵🇰 (@ iSaadAwais22_) December 23, 2019
Bhat did not return home even after the arrival of his mother, in November, he visited Pakistan in Australia. Naseem was selected in the Test team for the first time. He was playing a practice match. During this time, he received the news of the sick mother's death. The management was arranging to send them to Pakistan. But, this young man said that he wants to fulfill his mother's dream. She wanted Naseem to play for Pakistan. Naseem made his debut in the first Test of the same series. However, he was dropped from the team in the second Test.