Srinagar, June 3: Former Pakistan cricketer, Faisal Iqbal, Monday said that the modern-day batting great, Virat Kohli will be young Pakistan pacer, Naseem Shah’s bunny when the two face each other.
Naseem is a newbie, who impressed one and all with his pace and swing during his debut against Australia Down-Under. Suggesting the two could get into a great battle, Faisal said while he respects Virat Kohli, he thinks Naseem could overpower him.
“With due respect to Virat as a great batsman I am sure our upcoming superstar fast bowler @iNaseemShah with genuine pace 🔥 and swing virat will be his bunny anytime! Looking forward to the future 🏏battle! 👍🏻😉 #RespectForBoth 🤗”, He wrote on his Twitter handle.
The 17-year-old had earlier said that while he respects Virat, but he doesn’t fear him, when asked to comment on India-Pakistan cricket battle.
“They are special matches as they happen so rarely and yes, I am looking forward to playing against India whenever that opportunity arises. I hope that I can bowl well against India when that chance comes by and won’t let our fans down. As for Virat Kohli, I respect him but don’t fear him,” PakPassion.net had quoted Shah as saying.
“It’s always a challenge to bowl to the best, but that’s where you have to raise your game. I look forward to playing against Virat Kohli and India whenever that chance comes,” he added.