Saqlain agreed to help Ajmal

Saqlain agreed to help Ajmal

Pakistan Cricket Board requested former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq to help Ajmal correct his bowling action so that he can participate in the upcoming 2015 World Cup.  Saqlain confirmed PCB offer from London on Wednesday. He is renowned Pakistani top off-spin bowler whose career ended due to knee injury. He is also the inventor & pioneer of "doosra" delivery. 

Saqlain agreed to help Ajmal change his bowling action
Saqlain agreed to help Ajmal change his bowling action.

Saqlain currently runs his own academy of spin bowling in UK. He was never reported for his bowling action through out his career. Saeed Ajmal got suspension from cricket after his bowling action was proved illegal after tested under ICC management. It was proved that all of his deliveries exceeded 15 degrees of tolerance for legal deliveries.

Saeed Ajmal wants a come back in international cricket. He said that he will change his bowling action to contribute in the upcoming World Cup 2015.

Saqlain said that Ajmal's elbow seemed to be going ahead of 15 degrees extension permitted by the ICC. He said, "Yes he seems to be having problems but he is a born fighter and I am sure he can adjust himself and his bowling to different conditions," He added "Saeed will have to review his bowling action and remodel it accordingly because of the new protocols of the ICC on bowling actions,"

Saqlain said that regardless of busy timetable, he is always ready to serve his country & would help Ajmal in bowling.

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