Waqar Younis is a legendary Pakistani cricketer, who has taken part in over 1500 international matches and holds the record for the most Tests played by an Asian player. Umran Malik is another Pakistani cricketer who has had an illustrious career, playing more than 350 first-class matches and scoring over 3000 runs. In this article, we take a look at some of Waqar’s bowling idols, and why Malik credits them with helping him develop as a bowler.
Umran Malik profiles five bowlers who have inspired him the most
Umran Malik profiles five bowlers who have inspired him the most. Waqar Younis, Wasim Akram, Murali Vijay, Mitchell Johnson and Virat Kohli. Umran Malik discusses how each of these bowlers has helped him improve as a bowler and why they are his idols.
Waqar Younis is a bowler who has taken the sport by storm in recent years. The Pakistani bowls legend is known for his quickfire spells and stunning performances. Here, we take a look at five of Waqar’s bowling idols.
Umran Malik, the former Pakistan captain, and an accomplished all-around cricketer has named two bowling idols – Waqar Younis and Imran Khan. he says that Waqar Younis was his favourite bowler because of his speed and accuracy. He also admires Imran Khan for his batting skills.
Imran Khan and Waqar Younis are two of the most successful cricketers in the world. Both have won numerous awards and accolades, and have enjoyed widespread popularity among their fans. But who are Imran Khan’s bowling idols?
Umran Malik Names His Bowling Idols
Umran Malik, the Pakistan all-rounder, named his bowling idols as Wasim Akram and Abdul Qadir. “I have always looked up to Wasim Akram and Abdul Qadir because of their excellent bowling skills,” said Malik. “They are two legends in the game and I am keen to learn as much as possible from them.”