‘Even today, 3 hurting bouncers and I can dismiss Smith’ Akhtar


Karachi: Former Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar is confident that he is still capable of getting number one Test batsman Steve Smith out within just four balls. 

Replying to ESPNcricinfo’s post on Twitter in which he was contested with former Australian captain Steve Smith. He showed full confidence in his abilities and wrote “Even today, 3 hurting bouncers and I can dismiss Steve Smith on the 4th ball, Lol.”

It is pertinent to mention here that Akhtar had represented Pakistan in Tests, ODIs, and T20Is from 1997 to 2011. He was recognized as one of the fastest pacers in cricket history. The pacer had bowled the fastest delivery at 161.3 km/h (100.23 mph).

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