Shahnawaz Dahani two sixes benefited Pakistan to put decent total on board against India in Asia Cup 2022 match.
Pakistani emerging fast bowler Shahnawaz Dahani’s two massive six against India in Asia Cup 2022 match makes him top search on internet, and netizens are curious to know Shahnawaz Dahani’ Wikipedia.
Right arm medium fast bowler Shahnawaz Dahani hails from a village near Larkana city in Sindh province of Pakistan. Pakistan super league (PSL) franchise Multan Sultans selected him in the emerging category in PSL 2022.
Shahnawaz Dahani Wikipedia
Shahnawaz Dahani belongs to a village near Larkana city in Sindh province of Pakistan. He was selected by Multan Sultans in the emerging category in 2022 PSL.
As per Wikipedia Shahnawaz Dahani cast is Sindhi and he made his PSL debut against Peshawar Zalmi, grabbed everyone’s attention with his performance in PSL 6.
Before his PSL debut, Shahnawaz Dhani used to dabble in farming with his father and brother, but whenever he got a chance, he played tape ball cricket in interior Sindh.
Shahnawaz Dhani’ father was against his desire of playing cricket and was preferring his son to complete study and become a government official.
Shahnawaz Dhani respected his father’s desire but instead of becoming a government officer, he not only maintained his connection with cricket but also tried to find his future in it.
In an interview, Shahnawaz Dahani said that one day an official of the Larkana region in the village called him for the U-19 trials when he saw him bowling fast.
“I gave trials and got selected in the District Under-19 team and never looked back after that”.
Shahnawaz Dhani said that the passion was so much that after playing one season, he came to give U-19 trials again, then “I realized that being ‘over-age’ is also a law, he said “I thought of competing with the seniors and continued to work hard”.
Dahani revealed that “I used to play cricket barefoot in the village because he didn’t even have complete cricket kit while, “my father was not much in favor of my cricket activity as he wanted me to lay attention to study, he said.”
Shahnawaz Dahani also said that his father is no more in this world but he is sure that if he was alive, he would have been proud to see him at this stage.
Shahnawaz Dahani International debut
Pakistan’ emerging Speed star Shahnawaz Dhani made his international debut in November 2021 during the T20 debut match against Bangladesh and opened his wicket account in T20 International by taking a wicket in the third ball of his first over.
Shahnawaz was selected as a reserve player in the ICCT Twenty20 World Cup squad but did not get a chance to be a part of the playing XI.
Earlier, Dahani was included in the Pakistan Test squad against Zimbabwe in March 2021 and West Indies in June 2021, but he did not become part of the final XI in both these series.
In the last ODI series match between Pakistan and West Indies in June 2022, Shahnawaz Dahani made debut in ODI cricket.
Shahnawaz Durmani was the second Pakistani player to debut in this series after Mohammad Haris.
It should be noted that Shah Nawaz has so far taken 37 wickets in playing 22 matches in the last 2 editions of PSL.
Shahnawaz Dahani has become quite famous for his unique celebrations, especially the “run to the crowd after taking a wicket”.
He was also given the title of ‘Foreign Minister’ of Pakistan Cricket Team by social media users due to his meetings with foreign players and selfies.