Originally Posted by Dilscoop
Shahadat is not an exception, because he used to bowl around 85 mph on regular biases. By "height = fast" theory it means SRK shrank over the years.
Height gives you extra bounce, not pace. Pace doesn't come from your height. It's common logic and said by many experts over and over again. I'll take their words...as it makes more sense, at least to me.
1. Bad habits,laziness and other disciplinary problem were the main reason for his downfall.
2. As i mentioned in my previous post, height is a big plus for a fast bowler which means he can extract bounce and cause awkward moments for a batsman. I never mentioned pace