Shoaib Akhtar! You will be missed

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Shoaib Akhtar! You will be missed

With the ouster of Pakistan cricket team from the ICC World Cup 2011 after losing to old rivals India in the semi-final in Mohali, the cricket world has seen the end of the fastest bowler to have dawned the sport in its history.

Yes, the man under consideration is none other than Pakistan’s Shoaib Akhtar, the only fast bowler in the history of the game to have been clocked in at 161.3 km/h (100.2 mph). The pacer who rose to prominence because of his express deliveries was nicked
the Rawalpindi Express.

While the world enjoyed the pace sensation Waqar Younis in the 80s and the mid 90s, it was Akhtar who took on the role of carrying the pace attack of Pakistan during the last