Graeme Swann is one of the most intelligent spinner, says Mushtaq Ahmed

The man who has 185 Test and 161 ODI wickets will reminds that not only did he work with spinners but also had sessions with Kevin Pietersen on how to play spin bowling. Mushtaq believes that in a player-coach relationship, it is important to be a role-model.

updated: April 11, 2013 16:59 IST
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New Delhi: A master craftsman during his playing days, former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed feels England's "Graeme Swann is one of the most intelligent bowlers" in international cricket right now.

"Graeme Swann is one of the most intelligent bowlers that I have worked with. You tell him something and he has an amazing grasping power. Even with Monty (Panesar), I have had lengthy and fruitful discussions on various aspects of spin bowling," Mushtaq, who is in town as Delhi Daredevils spin bowling consultant, told PTI in an exclusive interview.

The 43-year-old spin bowling coach of the England cricket team played a major role in plotting India's downfall in Test series but he credits it to the players.

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