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Watch: Amir rattles NZ batting line-up in comeback ODI match

Muhammad Amir made an impressive comeback to One Day International (ODI) match today against New Zealand after a gap of five years.

Amir removed Kiwi opener Tom Latham in his third over and in his second spell, The left-arm pacer dismissed Anderson (10) and Luke Ronchi (5) in the space of three balls.

What turned out to be more impressive from Amir’s bowling was his economy rate – 3.42 in 8.1 overs – which was best among all. Muhammad Irfan bowled ten overs at an economy rate of 4.30, Wahab 6.7, Anwar Ali 6.7, Imad Wasim 5.8 and Azhar Ali 5.7.

Look at his wickets:

First wicket

Amir first wicket

 

 

Second wicket

Amir second wicket

 

 

Third wicket

Amir three wicket

 

Before the 2010 spot-fixing scandal, which also involved then Pakistan captain Salman Butt and fellow bowler Mohammad Asif, Amir was regarded as the hottest property in international cricket.

Before the 2010 spot-fixing scandal, which also involved then Pakistan captain Salman Butt and fellow bowler Mohammad Asif, Amir was regarded as the hottest property in international cricket.

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