Lahore: Former paceman Shoaib Akhtar praised Wahab Riaz’s decision to make himself available for Test series in England.
Taking to Twitter Akhtar appreciated Riaz and hoped that the left-arm pacer will do good for Pakistan in English conditions.
“Really appreciate your decision, Wahab Riaz, to make yourself available for Test Cricket. Keeping Pakistan first. You’ll do well in English conditions InshAllah,” he wrote.
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) June 15, 2020
It must be noted here that head-coach-cum-chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq initially disclosed that Wahab is ready to play Tests in England if needed. Later on Monday, Wahab confirmed his availability for Test cricket but only for England’s tour.