Former Indian cricketer makes stunning allegation against Pakistani fast bowlers for reverse swing

Former Indian cricketer makes stunning allegation against Pakistani fast bowlers for reverse swing

Former Pakistan fast bowler Sarfaraz Nawaz is widely regarded as the trailblazer of reverse swing. However, the advent of two new balls being used simultaneously in limited-overs formats has somewhat diminished the prominence of reverse swing. Former Indian seamer Praveen Kumar recently made a rather audacious claim regarding the technique of reverse swing, particularly in relation to former Pakistani fast bowlers. While Praveen refrained from mentioning any names, he asserted that ball-tampering was a widespread practice employed to generate reverse swing, and this knowledge was well-known within cricketing circles. Former Pakistan fast bowler Sarfaraz Nawaz is widely regarded as the trailblazer of reverse swing. Imran Khan subsequently honed this technique to perfection, paving the way for the formidable trio of Wasim, Waqar, and Shoaib Akhtar to carry forward this legacy and unleash havoc upon their adversaries. READ| Rohit-Virat return as BCCI announces India squad for Afghanistan T20Is; Hardik, SKY, Gaikwad miss out

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