Former Pakistan pacer and current bowling coach Waqar Younis has said that he wouldn’t have struggled against current batting top star Virat Kohli of India during his peak days.
Waqar Younis who was talking to media through video conference said that he would have got strategy to get Virat out as during his time he bowled to players like Brian Lara, Sachin Tendulkar and others.
“I would question a statement which says I would have struggled to bowl to Virat Kohli when I was young. This is because I had the skills to get those type of players out & if I was bowling in this era I would know how to get which player out & in what way, ” Waqar was quoted.
Pakistan bowling coach said that during his time he bowled to players like Lara, Sachin, Viv Rochards, Martin Crowe and he survived against them.
“To say there was no player like Virat Kohli in my era would be wrong. In my era we had players like Brian Lara, Sachin Tendulkar & I’ve bowled to Viv Richards & Martin Crowe There were some great players & I survived in such an era & made a name for myself, ” Waqar said.