Name : Shoaib Akhtar.
Nick name :
Date of Birth : 13 August, 1975.
Place of Birth :
Batting Style : Right Handed Batsman.
Bowling Style : Right Arm fast.
Role : Pace bowler.
Playing Teams :
ONE DAT INTERNATIONAL CAREER::
Matches : 138.
Wickets : 219
Best figures : 6/11
Economy : 4.56run’s per over.
Average : 23.20(Bowl)
5/10 wickets : 4/0
Runs : 345
Best : 17
Average : 9.58(Bat).
Catches : 17.
Matches : 46
Wickets : 178
Best figures : 6/11
Economy : 3.76run’s per over.
Average : 25.69(Bowl)
5/10 wickets : 12/2.
Runs : 544
Best : 47
Average : 10.07(Bat)
Catches : 12.
Shoaib’s Personal Information::
Shoaib Akhtar born on 13 August, 1975 in Rawalpindi, Punjab is a Pakistani cricketer widely recognized as the fastest bowler in the world, earning him the name
Shoaib was born at Morgah a small town near Rawalpindi, Punjab,
Starting from his carrier::
Shoaib’s run of impressive performances started in 1999 in a pre-world cup series against
In 2002-03 he played leading roles in
In 2005, Shoaib regained his reputation as a potent bowler for his side. Playing in a three Test home series against
On October, 2007 Akhtar made his comeback from his 13-match ban and performed well, taking 4-43 against
Shoaib has played for three countries in English county cricket
Controversies and Injuries of Shoaib::
Shoaib’s career has been plagued with injuries, controversies, and accusations of bad attitude. After shooting to stardom at a young age due to his devastating pace, he became more interested in glamour rather than cementing his career. Although he eventually crossed the 100mph barrier, his attitude took its toll on his reputation as well as his fitness. After a poor showing the 2003 World cup, he got involved in a verbal spat with then captain Waqar Younis. Later he was axed along with other players, including Younis. In a triangular series in 2003 in
In November 2006, the liaison officer assigned to the Pakistani team in
Shoaib in Indian Premier League (IPL)::
Shoaib made a strong comeback in his first game in the IPL for the Kolkata Knight Riders against