Salman Irshad; The Kashmiri Pacer!

Salman Irshad is the new bowling sensation hailing form Kashmir. He is a pace bowler of 22 years of age, gaining attention of the Australian cricket board. Irshad played an impressive innings with a five wicket haul in his debut match in Australia’s domestic cricket circuit. He belongs to the Pakistan administered Kashmir.

The gem was first identified by the PSL franchise Lahore Qalanders during a talent hunt search this September. Moreover, Aqib javed, former Pakistani bowler and the Director of cricket operations of the Lahore Qalanders appreciated him for his raw pace.

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According to the reports he has constantly bowled at “144kmph” during the trials. Irshad was one of the seventeen players selected in the Jazz Rising Star programme by Lahore Qalanders

In New South Wales premier cricket, he played his debut match against the University of New South wales.He successfully restricted the opponent team to 189 runs for seven wickets. Salman Irshad took five wickets with bowling figures of 14-4-46-5

Australian cricket club Hawkesbury signed Irshad during the recent tour of Qalanders Rising Stars to Australia.