Pakistan's left arm fast bowler Mohammad Amir, who was selected for Pakistan's limited overs tour✈ of New Zealand has said that he is ready to face taunts and jibes in order to represent the country again😯. Amir was arrested and subsequently banned🚫 for 5⃣ years for spot fixing💸 and remains a polarising figure in Pakistan cricket. ODI captain Azhar Ali had earlier walked out of the National camp to protest😠 Amir's presence. Amir meanwhile has reiterated that he is grateful at being given a second chance - "I am ready for taunts and will do my best to reply to them with love and by taking wickets😊". Amir was one of the hottest prospects in cricket having taken 51 wickets in 14 Tests and 25 in 15 ODIs😳 before his ban at the tender age of 18.