5 Reasons Why Shami Is The Unsung Hero Of Indian Cricket
Cricket Today|January 07, 2022
Shami has often stood up for the team when it has mattered the most. In Centurion as well, with Jasprit Bumrah off the field due to an ankle injury, Shami lifted the Indians with a brilliant spell...
Renin Wilben
Team India pacer Mohammed Shami recently became the fifth Indian fast bowler to claim more than 200 Test scalps. Shami achieved the feat when he picked up 5 for 44 in the first innings of the 1st Test against South Africa in Centurion. Before Shami, only Kapil Dev, Javagal Srinath, Zaheer Khan, and Ishant Sharma claimed 200 or more Test scalps for India, putting the 31-year-old in an elite club. Despite being a proven performer in Indian cricket for a few years now, Shami has not quite got the credit he deserves. In this feature, we tell you five reasons why Shami is an unsung hero of Indian cricket.

1. HE STANDS UP AND DELIVERS AT TOUGH MOMENTS:

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