Detail of action: Mohammed Shami, swing & seam bowler of Indian team


Detail of action Mohammed Shami, swing & seam bowler of Indian team

  • Age: 24
  • Height: 5’8”
  • Job: Right-arm fast-medium swing and seam bowler
  • Debut: India vs Pakistan at Delhi, 2013
  • Matches: 40
  • Average: 26.74
  • Strike rate: 28.2
  • 4 wickets: 4
  • Economy Rate: 5.67

Attitude: Has the habit of being expensive, but Shami also possesses the knack of bowling wicket-taking balls. He is talented, but inconsistent.

Capability: Runs in hard with the ball, with an intention to bowl it full and allow it to swing, with the occasional short ball slipped in between.

What it takes: If he strikes good rythym, Shami can be a dangerous bowler. He knows how to reverse the ball well.

Jersey number: Wears jersey number 11. Top players like Sangakkara, Flintoff and McGrath have worn this number.

His importance: Mohammed Shami Ahmed has the ability to strike crucial blows in the beginning of the innings. He is also on of the few bowlers on whom skipper Dhoni can rely upon in the slog overs. He has the ability to take wickets.



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