Pakistan cricket fans are calling on Muhammad Amir to join the the team for the World Cup 2023 as Nasim Shah’s replacement. #AMIR was trending on social media platform X (formerly Twitter) in Pakistan since the previous two days.

Pacer Nasim Shah has sustained a shoulder injury during the Pak-India match on September 10, potentially causing him to miss World Cup 2023 and the upcoming season of PSL (Pakistan Super League). The PCB (Pakistan Cricket Board) is seeking a second pacer option for the tournament.

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The news has left fans disappointed because Naseem Shah is a key-performer bowler in the Pakistan cricket team.

Muhammad Amir retired from the Pakistan Cricket team in 2020. He played his last match against Sri Lanka in Karachi.

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