In an interview published in Indian media, it has been claimed about Shoaib Akhtar that he deliberately wanted to hit the ball to Sachin Tendulkar in the 2001 series.
It was the same match in which Irfan Pathan scored a hat trick in the first over. The star wanted to hurt Better.
Although our captain Inzamam kept telling me to keep the balls on the front of the wicket but I wanted to ‘hit’ Tendulkar, so I hit the ball on his helmet, I think I hit the target but when I hit it After watching the video, I realized that Tendulkar had managed to save his head. Similarly, in the 2006 Karachi Test, Asif had spelled brilliantly. Presented by Asif,
In the first session of this match India was dominant but Pakistan was able to come back thanks to Kamran Akmal’s century. Surprisingly Shoaib Khattar scored 45 off 60 balls in the first innings. Pakistan won the match by 341 runs. Had won