After Amir’s comeback, Waqar Younis signals Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif’s return

Written by Hamza
(Last Updated On: 04/01/2016)

The cricket Pakistan is passing through a crucial time as the premier spinner Yasir Shah might be banned over positive dope Test by ICC, and following it a new question has been revolving among the people that whether the other two out of the tainted trio will be able to make their international comebacks or not?

As the huge number of people have access of social media, they have been debating long in support of the other players Butt and Asif who have got clear after facing the ban of several years after they were being proven guilty over their inviolvement in the spot-fixing scandal.

The trio, which was once called the traitor over degrading the entire nation after they were caught in the shameful incident shameful incident of the spot-fixing, back in 2010, have now been getting huge support from the fans and followers for their inclusion in the national side.

As recently, Amir was named for the NZ by PCB tour, Butt-Asif fans have been eying their international comebacks. Amid all this chaos, they might have got the positive signal from the head coach of Pakistan Cricket Team, who was of the opinion that the other two stars should also be provided the second chance to rejoin the national side.

The latest, statement of Waqar surely would be strong support in for once the senior cricketer of the Pakistan team.

While replying in the answer of media, Mr Youns threw light on different aspects of Pakistan cricket team. In reply of the question about Asif and Salman Butt, he told that if they have completed their sentence and deserve the place in the national side, so selectors should keep an eye on them.

“I don’t know how long they will take to prove themselves fit and ready to go, one year or six months, whenever they are ready they should be given another opportunity,” said Younis.

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Rana Hamza is local journalist from Multan and work for local news agency. He is also Feature Writer for and very active in sports and showbiz news insights. He holds Masters in English Writing. Mashable Pakistans's Web Culture Reporter. Reach out to him on Twitter via email at hamza [at] Hamza graduated from Emerson University of Multan in 2015.

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