Shoaib Akhtar(Search results - 28)
EntertainmentApr 25, 2021, 11:31 AM IST
Swara Bhasker thanks Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar for his kind words; read Akhtar's tweet
Shoaib Akhtar recently took to his Twitter handle and shared a video asking his fans to help India as it is going through covid crisis.
CRICKETJan 22, 2021, 3:46 PM IST
From Virat Kohli to AB de Villiers: 5 cricketers and who they choose between Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi
Every cricketer has a great fan-following. However, some cricketers also tend to follow other sports and are fascinated by a player from the very sport, thus identifying themselves as their greatest fan. In football, cricketers even choose between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
CRICKETJan 1, 2021, 6:30 PM IST
Jasprit Bumrah is the smartest fast bowler around, says Shoaib Akhtar
Jasprit Bumrah is currently rated as one of the best pace bowlers in the world. He is currently ranked ninth in Tests, third in One-Day Internationals and 19th in Twenty20 Internationals. Shoaib Akhtar used to be one of the fiercest pacers in world cricket.
CRICKETDec 28, 2020, 8:51 AM IST
Shoaib Akhtar slams ICC for excluding Babar Azam from T20I Team of the Decade
The International Cricket Council announced the Team of the Decade, across formats, on Sunday. None of the teams featured any player from Pakistan. Along with some other Pakistan fans, Shoaib Akhtar believes that Babar Azam should have been an ideal inclusion.
CRICKETDec 26, 2020, 12:22 PM IST
Twitter lashes out at Shoaib Akhtar for his 'Capture Kashmir' comments
Shoaib Akhtar announced his retirement from international cricket in 2011. He has since launched his YouTube channel where he regularly posts his videos on cricket reactions. India and Pakistan always engage in verbal battles, especially on the sensitive issue surrounding Kashmir.
CRICKETDec 20, 2020, 3:59 PM IST
Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2020-21: India's batting collapse in Adelaide Test shocks former Pakistani stars
The Indians are off to a tough start in defence of their Border-Gavaskar Trophy title, having lost the opening Test in Adelaide by eight wickets, within just three days. India is scheduled to play three more Tests, while its recent batting collapse has raised some eyebrows.
CRICKETDec 13, 2020, 5:38 PM IST
From Shoaib Akhtar to Imran Khan: 5 cricketers who chose different career path following retirement
Cricketers are known for their raw talent in the sport, owing to which they earn immense popularity, along with name and fame. However, not every cricketer wants to stick to it, even after their career is over, as many ventures a different career path.
CRICKETDec 8, 2020, 4:01 PM IST
From Hardik Pandya to Virender Sehwag: 6 controversial statements made by cricketers
Cricketers are one of the most humble and respected athletes since they play the gentleman's game. However, some cricketers are so naive that they tend to say something outrageous and controversial, eventually stirring a controversy, uncalled for.
CRICKETNov 20, 2020, 2:16 PM IST
From Shane Warne to Maria Sharapova: 5 top athletes who were banned for doping
Athletes mesmerise the fans with their unique sporting skills, as they happen to earn a name for themselves. However, some of the athletes knowingly or inadvertently consume performance-enhancing drugs, which put them on the receiving end of a ban.
CRICKETNov 18, 2020, 7:25 PM IST
Will India bring in split captaincy if Rohit Sharma performs in Australia?
Rohit Sharma is one of the most prolific openers of Team India, currently. He is now recovering from a hamstring strain that he suffered during the just-concluded Indian Premier League. He would not be playing the limited-overs series against Australia, Down Under.
CRICKETOct 20, 2020, 7:42 PM IST
From David Warner to Shane Warne, cricketers who had a controversial cricketing career
Often players start engaging in misconduct and false practices that abruptly end their career. They believe that they will easily navigate through their malicious deeds, but instead fall prey to them. Here are the cricketers who regularly engaged in malpractices.
CRICKETOct 3, 2020, 4:42 PM IST
From Yusuf Pathan to Shane Warne: Prominent cricketers who were banned for doping violation
Yusuf Pathan was caught in the act after he had inadvertently consumed a banned substance that is commonly found in cough syrups. Shane Warne was heavily penalised for consuming a banned diuretic, as he was suspended for a year, prior to the 2003 ICC World Cup.
CRICKETAug 19, 2020, 10:36 AM IST
‘PM Modi may request MS Dhoni to play T20 World Cup’
Bengaluru: The ICC T20 World Cup 2020 was postponed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It was scheduled to be held in Australia this year. Now, the T20 World Cup will be played in 2021 and according to former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi may request MS Dhoni to come out of retirement to play the global tournament. Here is what Akhtar said.
CRICKETAug 16, 2020, 1:28 PM IST
MS Dhoni retires: Pakistan cricketers, fans pay tribute to ‘legend’ MSD
Bengaluru: Former Pakistan captains Wasim Akram, Shahid Afridi and Misbah-ul-Haq joined ex-paceman Shoaib Akhtar and many fans to pay tributes from across the border to MS Dhoni, who retired from international cricket on Saturday (August 15). Check out some of the reactions from Pakistan.