Wasim Akram


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Wasim Akram

(ˈwæzɪm ˈækræm)
n
(Biography) Chaudhry. born 1966, Pakistani cricketer: a fast bowler, he played in 104 test matches (1984–2002), 25 as captain, and took 414 wickets
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Addressing a seminar held in connection with World Diabetes Day at Nishtar Medical University( NMU), Wasim Akram informed that one could lead normal life even after suffering from diabetes, if one follows principals.
KARACHI -- The vehicle of former Pakistan cricket captain Wasim Akram was fired upon in the Karsaz area of the city in what police described as an incident fuelled by 'road rage'.The fast bowler remained safe in the incident.Wasim told Geo News that he was on his way to the National Stadium to attend a bowling camp when a vehicle rammed into his car from behind.According to what the cricketing legend told Geo News and the police, after the accident Wasim Akram got out of his car expecting the other car to also park on the side.
MELBOURNE -- Former captain of Pakistan cricket team, Wasim Akram is engaged to marry Melbourne woman Shaniera Thompson, media reported.
Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis and Imran Khan were picked unanimously with each receiving 10 votes.
For Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis Enclosures tickets can be bought for Rs 8,000 while Rs 6,000 tickets can be got for Imran Khan and Fazal Mahmood enclosures.
KARACHI -- Pace legend Wasim Akram said Saturday he was confident Pakistan's pool of young fast bowling talent would secure their future as he prepared to train a group of budding bowlers.
Fast bowlers Ahmed Jamal, Zia ul Haq, Atta Ullah, Mohammad Aftab and Sarmad Anwar, who attended the camp held under the supervision of Wasim Akram have also been invited to the 6-day camp.
KARACHI -- Cricket legend Wasim Akram's wife on Tuesday turned to Twitter to draw authorities' attention towards the horrific condition of Karachi's Clifton beach.
Those convicted and sentenced at the time were retired Lt Gen Javed Iqbal, who was awarded 14-year rigorous imprisonment, retired Brig Raja Rizwan, and Dr Wasim Akram, who according to the ISPR was employed at a 'sensitive organisation'.
Through Kings' official Twitter account, the former Test fast bowler Wasim Akram got an appreciation for glorifying the identity of Pakistan.
The committee is chaired by PCB Managing Director Wasim Khan, and includes former men's and women's teams' captains Wasim Akram, Misbah-ul-Haq and Urooj Mumtaz, as well as Zakir Khan (Director - International Cricket and Committee Secretary), Mudassar Nazar (Director - Academies) and Haroon Rashid (Director - Domestic Cricket).
PCB managing director Wasim Khan will chair the meeting, while former Pakistan captains Wasim Akram and Misbah-ul-Haq plus women's wing representative Urooj Mumtaz will be in attendance as members of the committee.