Fast bowler Hasan Ali, stepping in for ace speedster Naseem Shah for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, is keen on making a mark in the prestigious 50-over tournament.
Immersed in intensive training, Hasan recently took to the rebranded social media platform X (formerly known as Twitter) to share glimpses of his gym sessions ahead of the mega event. Accompanying the workout video, he inspired many with his words: “Don’t be afraid of failure.” The post, resonating with many, has garnered over 202K impressions, with fans lauding his dedication and sending good wishes for the championship.
In previous remarks, Hasan expressed his gratitude and enthusiasm for the World Cup opportunity, saying, “Shukar Alhumdulilah! The chance to represent my nation in the World Cup is beyond words. With Allah’s grace, I’m committed to giving my all for Pakistan. Kindly keep our squad in your prayers. I have immense gratitude to my supporters who’ve always stood by me. #Pakistanzindabad.”
Hasan Ali: The Journey So Far
A seasoned player for Pakistan, Hasan Ali boasts participation in 132 international matches. His cricketing achievements are evident, with 229 wickets and a contribution of 867 runs. His latest representation for the national side was during the second test against New Zealand in Karachi, which took place from January 2-6, 2023.