Happy Birthday Wasim Akram: Former national cricket team captain and PSL favorite team Karachi Kings president Wasim Akram is celebrating his 56th birthday today. He is also known as “Sultan of Swing”.
According to details, legend bowler Wasim Akram was born on June 3, 1966, in Lahore. He completed his education at Government Islamia College, Lahore. He is considered to be the best left-arm bowler in the world. Wasim, who made a sudden entry into cricket, had a domineering start to his career, taking 414 wickets in 104 Test matches. He played a total of 356 ODIs in which he took 502 wickets.
☝️ 414 Test wickets at 23.62
☝️ 502 ODI wickets at 23.52
🏏 6615 runs across formats
🎩 4 hat-tricks in international cricket
🏆 Player of the final in the 1992 @cricketworldcup
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) June 3, 2022
Happy Birthday Wasim Akram
Wasim is the leading wicket-taker in ODI cricket matches. He became the first bowler in the world to complete his fifth century of wickets in the 2003 World Cup. He retired after 19 years of outstanding performances in the world of cricket following a rain-soaked match at the 2003 World Cup.
On the occasion of Akram’s birthday, the ICC, as well as the Pakistan Cricket Board, have congratulated the fast bowler on his birthday
— Shaniera Akram (@iamShaniera) June 3, 2022