Karamat Ali is a 22 year old leg spinner who has played a world cup for Pakistan Under19 and Asia cup aswell. During his tenure with Under19 team, he was considered as their main strike bowler. When Karamat was a kid, he used to bowl medium fast in nets, but soon his coach Imran Khaliq adviced him to start bowling leg spin when one day he saw him bowling leg breaks and he was quite impressed by Karamat’s control. Karamat Ali impressed selectors with his impressive run in the Asia cup where he bagged 18 wickets in just 5 games at an average of 11. Behind him was India’s sensation main strike bowler now a days Kuldeep Yadav with 15 wickets in 5 games.
Soon Karamat was picked for a side game against Australia-A in Sharjah where he managed to pick up only one wicket but he kept impressing everyone with his big leg breaks and sharp flippers and Googlies. Karamat has been active in domestic cricket for some good two years representing UBl but didn’t get much opportunities . On being asked about how was his experience with UBL team full of stars Younus khan, Sohaib Maqsood, Shan masood and many other big names he replied
“Although i didn’t get much chances from UBL but when ever i got an opportunity i gave my best”
Who is the one you follow in cricket? must be some leg spinner?
“Mushi bhai. I have learnt alot by working with him in NCA”
Which team you would like to play for in PSL 2019?
“Although all teams are my favorite but i would love to play for Lahore Qalanders”
Author: Hamza Ahmed
I am a BSCS student and a passionate cricket lover who loves writing on cricket