“A new No. 1 bowler coming,” Dale Steyn leads Mohammad Abbas praise on Twitter
Mohammad Abbas. (Getty Image)

Mohammad Abbas took five for 62 to bowl Pakistan to a crushing 373-run win over Australia in the second Test in Abu Dhabi to win the series 1-0. With this, Abbas finished the series with 17 wickets, making him the most successful bowler in his debut series.

As Abbas finished the match with a match haul of 10 for 95, the Twitter world exploded in praise for the 28-year-old fast bowler. Leading a trail of congratulatory messages was South African quick Dale Steyn, who tweeted that he sees a “new No. 1 Test bowler coming.”