Pakistan Cricket Board Wants Saqlain Mushtaq to Help Saeed Ajmal

Former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq, the pioneer of the "doosra" delivery, said he is looking forward to work with Saeed Ajmal, who has been banned the the ICC for chucking.

updated: September 10, 2014 21:13 IST
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Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sought the help of former champion spinner Saqlain Mushtaq to enable Saeed Ajmal make a return to international cricket before the World Cup. (Also Read: PCB Not to Appeal Ajmal Suspension)

"The PCB has contacted me to help and work with Ajmal," Saqlain confirmed on Wednesday from London.

Saqlain is regarded as Pakistan's top off-spin bowler and the pioneer of the "doosra" delivery, who ended up with 208 Test and 288 one-day wickets before a knee injury cut short his career.

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