How a Flintoff put-down fired up reborn Shoaib

He has not always been a thinking bowler, his bowling brain being entirely programmed in his early days by that mighty Pakistani fast bowling pair, Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis. “They were both there at mid-on and mid-off. Every ball I bowled, they would say, ‘bowl this one, bowl bouncer’. I never used my own brain. They left and I struggled for a year. Finally I managed to pull myself up, to be a thinking bowler.

Source: Guardian


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