WATCH: Saqib Mahmood lifts lid on call from Shoaib Akhtar
Saqib Mahmood discusses his experiences at the Pakistan Super League during the winter and lifts the lid on his chat with legendary fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar
Saqib Mahmood has been speaking about his experiences at the curtailed Pakistan Super League (PSL) which saw him top the wicket-taking charts.
Mahmood claimed 12 wickets in five matches for Peshawar Zalmi and earned praise from Shoaib Akhtar - the only man to ever exceed bowling speeds of 100mph.
He's since started the 2021 season in fine form for Lancashire, with 13 wickets in the Championship taken at an average of just 26.
Speaking to Lancashire Cricket TV, Mahmood lifts the lid on a phone call he received from Akhtar before he left Pakistan: