Finally, After 15 years of his debut in first class cricket, Shahbaz Nadeem has selected for the 3rd test of India vs South Africa at Ranchi.
Shahbaz is playing first class cricket since a long time and impressing the selectors with his performance. He didn’t know till 7 pm on friday that he has been selected for his first international test match. He has been playing a match for Vijay Hajare Tourney just finished and came back to his room. He received a call from Team India management. He was very happy and speechless once he heard this news.
After 14 hours, In Ranchi stadium, He received a cap from Team India captain Virat Kohli for his first debut match. He told that playing for country is his dream and finally his dream becomes true after 15 years. He thanked the selectors for this great opportunity.
Nadeem has played in India-A team and showed up great performance. In Ranji trophies, He took 50+ wickets in two seasons. He took 424 wickets in 110 first class matches. He has 5 wickets haul for 19 times and 10 wickets haul for 5 times.
Kuldeep Yadav was injured and suffering from left shoulder pain. We need to find replacement. That’s we have selected Nadeem said by selectors. Nadeem was selected before for Team India in 2018 for both one-day and T-20 matches but didn’t get place in Playing 11.
We wish him all the best for his future.