WATCH: Shahnawaz Dahani's brother Makhmoor impresses with his fast bowling

'England coaches came to me and praised me with reference to Shahnawaz,' says Makhmoor Dahani

By Web Desk
September 27, 2022

KARACHI: Pakistan team pacer Shahnawaz Dahani has a fast bowler brother Makhmoor to impress the cricket world. spoke to Makhmoor Ali Dahani after his dream of bowling to England players came true during Karachi-leg of seven-match T20I series.

"It was an excellent experience while bowling to England batters," Makhmoor told

"I bowled to Ben Duckett and he praised me a lot. He said my line and length were perfect and just advised me to keep practicing," the young bowler added. spotted the youngster while bowling with an accurate pace in the nets as seen in the video. The young bowler rightly impressed England coaches too. 

"England coaches came to me and praised me with reference to Shahnawaz. They said I have a smooth run-up and good pace. Their feedback really backed me up and I tried to give tough time to England batters," he said. 

Other England players including Adil Rashid were impressed by Dahani junior. 

Pakistan players

Shahnawaz's teammates gave full protocol to Makhmoor when they came to know about their relationship. 

"Haris Rauf and Naseem Shah came to me when they got to know that I am Shahnawaz's brother," Makhmoor shared. 

"I bowled to Iftikhar Bhai, Haris Bhai and Naseem Shah. Haris came to me and shared some tips. He liked my run-up, pace and asked me to continue practising," he said. 

Makhmoor aims to carry the name of his brother and soon represent Pakistan at the international level. 

"Yes, the interest came from Shahnawaz. We used to play together and I wish to carry his name forward," the youngster concluded.