The legendary cricketer of Pakistan, Shoaib Akhter made a controversial statement about her wife in TV program. He was asked about the age of his wife who was reported way young than the cricketer. The female host of the show insisted Shoaib Akhter to disclose age of his wife and he made an extremely inappropriate statement before large audience.
The fastest bowler of his time, Shoaib Akhter discussed hidden aspects of his life with the anchor and revealed many interesting things. He told the host that his life was full of activities even before coming to international cricket. He increased the interest of audience while saying that cricket was not his favorite sport until the age of 15.
Responding to a question that who was his favorite cricketer off all times, the former fast bowler said that Imran Khan was his all-time favorite player. He praised Imran Khan for his brilliant leadership qualities and called himself bit unfortunate for not playing with legend. He confessed that Imran would have improved his skills if he had played with him.
Shoaib Akhter has become little controversial for his bold remarks about his fellow players. He is among the top critics of Younis Khan and Misbah ul Haq for their lazy style. He really bashed on these during the Cricket World Cup 2015 and demanded the selectors to drop both of them from team.
His offensive approach really hurt the senior players of Pakistan cricket and he was rebuked by certain circles for the same reason. He had also exchanged harsh statements with current captain T20 team of Pakistan team. Shahid Afridi declared his behavior inappropriate and asked him to remain silent.
Another former captain of Pakistan Cricket Team came under fire for his irresponsible use of tongue for facilitating IPL team. Now he has started a new debate after making bold statement about the age of his wife. His wife has yet not appeared in any media program who is told to be of just 18 years.