Naseem Shah is the definition of an all-rounder. He scores sixers, he takes wickets, he is good at fielding, and he’s an absolutely adorable human being. It doesn’t get better than this. He is a Champion in future.
Not many know that Naseem Shah lost his mother the night before his test debut at 16, he played rather than going home. Watching him play for Pakistan was his mothers dream, sadly she couldn’t witness him in a Pakistan shirt, but in the recent Asia Cup 2022 over a billion cricket lovers did.
In the super 4 match of Asia Cup 2022, Pakistan beat Afghanistan by one wicket while achieving major victory by qualifying for the finals. The nail-biting contest between the two had entire nation into frenzy because of the unpredictable situations throughout the match.
During the jaw breaking last over, Naseem shah took all the limelight of the match hitting the final cord for triumph when his 2 sixers snatched the victory for Pakistan from the jaws of defeat.
Who is Naseem Shah?
Full Name: Naseem Shah
Born: 15 Feb 2003
Current age: 19 years 205 day(s)
Major teams: Pakistan Under-19s, Punjab Under-19s, Pakistan Under-16s, Pakistan, Lahore Region Blues Under 19s, Quetta Gladiators, Southern Punjab, Lahore Under-16s, Lahore Region Whites, Team Green
Batting style: Right handed
Bowling style: Right Arm Fast Medium
Naseem Abbas Shah is a Pakistani cricketer. In October 2019, at the age of 16, he was called up to the Pakistan cricket team for their Test series against Australia. He made his international debut for Pakistan in November 2019 against Australia, becoming the ninth-youngest player to make their debut in Test cricket.
On 7 September 2022, Naseem Shah created history by hitting 2 sixes against Afghanistan, one after the other in the last over with no more wickets in hand, qualifying Pakistan for the finals of Asia Cup’22.
Naseem Shah Personal Life
Cricketer Naseem Shah comes from Mayar Jandool, a town in the Lower Dir district of Pakistan. He has two sisters and four brothers, including Hunain Shah, his younger brother who is also a fast bowler playing at U19 level.
Heart touching Story of Cricket Superstar Naseem Shah
Naseem Shah’s Female Fan Following & Praises from Across the Border
Naseem Shah has truly become talk of the talk for all the right reasons. In the second match between Pakistan and India, many people praised the star pacer and Indian actress and model Urvashi Rautela was one of them. Last night after his remarkable sixes against Afghanistan another Indian celebrity, Surbhi Jyoti, praised Naseem and said in a tweet ”Pakistan has definitely got a gem”.
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