Full name: Wasim Akram
Birth Date: 3 June 1966
Batting Style: Left handed
Bowling style: Left arm fast
National side: Pakistan (Wasim Akram Pakistani Cricketer)
Test debut: 25 January 1985 v New Zealand
ODI debut: 23 November 1984 v New Zealand
Wasim Akram Pakistani Cricketer born in 3rd June 1966. He is a ex- Pakistani cricket player, cricket match commentator and television celebrity. He is known as one of the greatest bowlers of all time in the world. As a left-arm fast bowler he could bowl with noteworthy target oriented pace and represented the Pakistan national cricket team in Test cricket and One Day International (ODI) games. In the month of October, 2013 Wasim Akram was the only one Pakistani cricket player to be named in an all-time Test World XI to mark the 150th centenary of Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack.
Wasim Akram Pakistani Cricketer
Wasim Akram is known as one of the greatest medium pace bowlers in the history of cricket game. He griped the world record to get most wickets in List A cricket with total 881 and is second only to Sri Lankan famous off-spin bowler Muttiah Muralitharan in terms of ODI wickets with the number of total 502. Wasim Akram is considered to be one of the creators and maybe the finest exponent of reverse swing bowling in the cricket.
Wasim Akram Pakistani cricketer who was the first bowler to reach 500 wickets mark in ODI cricket during the World Cup,2003. In the year of 2002 Wisden released its only list of best cricket players of all time over the world. Wasim Akram was selected as the best bowler in One Day International of all time with a rating of 1223.5 ahead of Imran Khan, Waqar Younis, Allan Donald, Joel Garner, Glenn McGrath and Muralitharan. Wasim Akram has taken 23 times four-wickets pull in One Day International within 356 matches which he played.