Newshub18:Shoaib Akhtar is in pain, asked for prayers from everyone.Shoaib Akhtar is lying in the hospital bed. Former Pakistani fast bowler underwent knee surgery. Shoaib is no longer able to bear the knee pain from that playing life at this ‘old’ age. He asked everyone to pray for him to get rid of this.
Shoaib underwent knee surgery in Melbourne, Australia. He is still admitted to a hospital there. After the successful surgery, Shoaib asked for prayers from his fans, so that he can recover quickly. In this way, Shoaib is always present on social media. In particular, he is quite popular due to his various analysis and comments on cricket on his YouTube channel. It is Shoaib who asked for prayers from fans on YouTube and said, ‘I am in pain. I want your prayers.
Shoaib has played 46 Tests, 163 ODIs and 15 T20Is for Pakistan. He took 444 wickets in all. In December 1997, Shoaib made his debut in the Pakistan team with a test match against the West Indies at home in Rawalpindi. Last international match played in 2011 World Cup, against New Zealand at Pallekele.
Shoaib suffered a lot from the earlier knee injury in the 2011 World Cup. In all, he has been living with the injury for 11 years. This fast bowler, who has undergone knee surgery five times before, is tired of fighting with injuriesIn a video message to fans on YouTube, he said, ‘I could have played for four or five more years. But I was also aware that if I played for another five to six years, I might be in a wheelchair for the rest of my life. That’s why I retired.’
Shoaib is one of the fastest bowlers in cricket history. It is the pace that has made him popular with the cricket lovers of the world. Shoaib thinks that this speed is the cause of his suffering. Your bones will decay.’Shoaib told everyone to pray that he does not have to undergo surgery on his knee!