Along with Akhtar who is famously known as the Rawalpindi Express, Australia Shaun Tait, Brett Lee, and Jeff Thomson have bowled some of the fastest deliveries in international cricket. [15] [42] The ICC supported the WADA appeal adding that it was committed to a dope free game. It was followed by high-class bowling performances in Sharjah and later in the 1999 Cricket World Cup. Hamid believes that he consistently bowled at a speed of 110/115 miles (177-185 kmph) per hour. Shoaib bowled a delivery at 161.3 kmph, against England in world cup 2003. It was his second over that saw the Shoaib deliver balls at the speed of 153.3km/h, 158.4km/h, 158.5km/h, 157.4km/h, 159.5km/h and 161.3km/h, with the average speed being 158.06 km/h. He did achieve his moments of success, such as taking 5 wickets for 35 runs for Durham against Somerset in the National League in 2003 and claiming 6 wickets for 16 runs in the same competition for Worcestershire against Gloucestershire two years later, but he suffered from fitness problems, as well as a perception that he was less than interested in his task. Since neither of the two had been declared fit they did not undergo official doping tests. In 2005, Akhtar regained his reputation as a fast bowler for his side. His effective use of slower deliveries proved to be unplayable by the English batsmen. However, amongst all of them and across the world, Shoaib Akhtar is considered as the fastest bowler of all-time. "[52], On 1 April 2008 Akhtar was banned for five years for violating the players' code of conduct. He was subsequently selected for the ODI and Twenty20 series against England in September 2010.[19]. Pakistan cricket is renowned for producing top-notch pacers. Playing in a three Test home series against England, he made a series of impressive bowling performances. [12] After some struggle, starting his List A career during the 1993/1994 season and his first-class career during the 1994/1995 one, he caught the eye of Majid Khan, then the chief executive of the PCB, and after a good performance for the Pakistan A team's tour of England, in 1996, he was rewarded his maiden Test cap against the West Indies, in 1997. Blaming the team management for not handling his aggressive attitude, Hamid said every fast bowler should be aggressive and it is the job of the team management to handle fast bowlers carefully. Believing akash Chopra is one of the biggest mistakes a cricket fan could ever make.. Well talking about the speed of shoaib Akhtar, I bet he didn't cross 130kmph for sure. It started after Akhtar was ridiculed by Asif and Shahid Afridi for comparing himself with Imran Khan. In its report submitted to the Pakistan Cricket Board, the Anti-Doping Committee recommended a two-year ban. After Pakistan's poor performance in the 2003 Cricket World Cup, he got involved in a verbal conflict with former Pakistan captain and fast bowler Waqar Younis. Other established facts by the committee included that the duo were not aware of the banned drug to be present in their supplements because the Pakistan Cricket Board itself had not informed them of the dangers of contaminated supplements. Shaun Tait: 161.1 kph vs England in 2010 Lacking the money for a bus ticket, he waited for the bus to start and got onto the roof. His comeback was also remarkable as prior to his return, he had been criticised from all corners; such as by the Worcestershire chairman John Elliot for his celebrity attitude and lack of commitment to the team. On 2 July 2007, the Court of Arbitration for Sport dropped the case, ruling it had no jurisdiction to challenge the decision made by PCB. As a result, his relationship with Inzamam-ul-Haq and former Pakistan coach Bob Woolmer deteriorated. The ban extended to all cricket for and in Pakistan. In an interview during the break in innings, Shoaib said, "I wanted to do it. In his peak, Akhtar was a terrorising prospect to face for the best of batsmen in the world and used to bowl at an impressive pace consistently. Shoaib Akhtar(Fastest ball: 161.3 kmph) Shoaib Akhtar, popularly known as 'Rawalpindi Express' is … [25][26] Akhtar denied that he had any point to prove with his performance, stating, "I just wanted to win the game." Akhtar's run of average performances started in 1999, during a pre-World Cup series against India. He is recognised as the fastest bowler in the history of cricket, delivering a world record top speed of 161.3 km/h (100.23 mph) in a pool match against England during the 2003 Cricket World Cup. [30] Former Pakistan Cricket Board chairman later stated that he had always suspected Akhtar of substance abuse due to his consistent "reservations" to drug tests. Later on Akhtar was sacked along with other players, including Younis. [37] However, on 5 December 2006 represented by his lawyer Abid Hassan Minto, Akhtar was cleared on appeal. In an interview with Dawn, Farooq Hamid stated that due to dirty politics in Pakistan cricket and the 'Mohammad Brothers', he could only play one Test and retired from cricket at a tender age of 25. On 29 October 2007, Akhtar made his return to cricket, from his 13 match ban and performed well, taking 4 wickets for 43 runs against South Africa in the fifth and deciding One Day International series in Lahore in Pakistan. [58] On 4 May, the Pakistan Cricket Board's appellate tribunal suspended the five-year ban for one month, until they reconvene on 4 June, allowing Akhtar to take part in the ongoing Indian Premier League. [51] Even Asif chipped in saying that Akhtar was lying and that "Shahid Afridi had nothing to do with the fight", saying that "he has not apologised to me. [59] A day later, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced that they will no longer pursue the defamation suit following a reconciliation between Akhtar and chairman Nasim Ashraf at the house of Rehman Malik, a key political official, in Islamabad. ALSO READ | PCB denies offering Shoaib Akhtar any role in Pak cricket amid the former pacer's claims. [39][40], Akhtar and Asif, however, did not play in the subsequent Test match series against the West Indies because the Pakistan Cricket Board had recommended that they play domestic games first to recover form and fitness. Farooq Hamid further said that many leading cricketers were scared of his bouncers. [36] Shoaib had subsequently been added to Pakistan Olympic Association list of doping offenders. [9], He married Rubab Khan on 11 November 2014. News 'Beast' Anrich Nortje eyes Shoaib Akhtar's record 161.3kph after delivering fastest ever IPL ball "Maybe a good wicket, some adrenaline, the right combination and I can do it this IPL" In a triangular series in 2003 held in Sri Lanka, he was caught ball tampering making him the second player in cricket to be banned on ball tampering charges. IS Bindra, a member of the council, was quoted as saying, "Even though they [the PCB] have cleared him to play for IPL, we felt that international discipline needs to be respected. 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He was notably the spearhead of a depleted Pakistani bowling attack in the Peshawar Test against the visiting Australians later in 1998, where Mark Taylor scored his famous unbeaten 334 in Australia's first innings. [62][63], In July 2012, Akhtar accused the PCB stating that there was too much "politics" in the Board and some of its officials did not want Pakistani team to win. [43][44], In August 2007, Akhtar was reported to have used foul language against Pakistan Cricket Board protesting the imposing of fine of Rs. Then there was the Akhtar slower ball. Former Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Akhtar, the quickest bowler in history, reflects on breaking the 100mph barrier, sledging the opposition and much more. Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar is one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time. However, the ban imposed on him was lifted on appeal. Subsequently, after 8 tests and 16 innings, Akhtar had accumulated only 18 wickets.[14]. He claimed that the legendary West Indian batsman Rohan Kanhai was floored by his lethal bouncer. And I could not tolerate them." Akhtar has been involved in several controversies during his career, often accused of unsportsmanlike conduct, despite his commendations for significantly impacting games in Pakistan's favour. It was on April 27, 2002, that a fast bowler touched the 100mph mark with his lightning delivery. Anrich Nortje aims for Shoaib Akhtar's record after delivering fastest ever IPL ball; RR vs RCB: Skipper Smith guides Rajasthan Royals to 177/6 against Royal Challengers Bangalore He added that all his colleagues know what sort of treatment he was meted out from his captains. He achieved the milestone in … In September 2007, he received a ban. [61], On 21 May 2009, Akhtar was dropped from 2009 ICC World Twenty20 Pakistan squad because of genital viral warts. In May 2010, PCB named him in a list of 35 probables for the Asia Cup. [49] He was also banned for 5 matches by the Pakistan Cricket Board. No bowler has ever delivered this variation with a bigger drop-off in speed from their stock ball, and he bowled it with no discernible change in arm action. Shoaib khtar fastest ball 161.3 subscribe my channal more update #TENSPORTS He is recognised as the fastest bowler in the history of cricket, delivering a world record top speed of 161.3 km/h (100.23 mph) in a pool match against England during the 2003 Cricket World Cup. Knight Riders' captain Sourav Ganguly also acknowledged Akhtar's performance, "He came to the country with lots [of things] happening behind him...But he showed a lot of character."[27]. [35], On 1 November 2006 the Pakistan Cricket Board handed down a two-year suspension to Akhtar and a one-year suspension to Asif, banning them from professional cricket during the period. The Shoaib Akhtar fastest ball was clocked at 161.3 km/h (100.2mph) back in 2003. The series ended with a controversy when he left the field citing an injury leading to suspicions by former Pakistan captain, Inzamam-ul-Haq, about his commitment to the team. Despite his relatively good bowling form, Pakistani coach Waqar Younis insisted that the bowling attack must not become reliant on Akhtar, as he is 35 years of age and fitness troubles continue to affect him. He has also played for Cyclones of Chittagong in Bangladesh's NCL T20 Bangladesh. A year later, he was embroiled in a drug scandal after testing positive for the performance-enhancing substance nandrolone. [13], Considering his subsequent high profile in cricket, Akhtar's test career started rather modestly. Recalling an incident from the 1969 final of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, Hamid said that Hanif Mohammad was bowled by an out-swinging yorker on the very third ball he faced which was bowled by him. "My honour has been vindicated and now the defamation lawsuit will not be pursued," Ashraf was quoted as saying. Top 5 fastest deliveries ever bowled in international cricket: Shoaib Akhtar: 161.3 kph vs England in 2003. On this day in 2003, former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar became the fastest bowler recorded in the history of cricket when he delivered the ball at 100.2 mph (161.3 km/h) – a speed … The same year he was banned for one Test match and two One Day International matches for abusing South African spin bowler Paul Adams, during a match against South Africa. 300,000 for indiscipline during the national camp in Karachi. ALSO READ | Shoaib Akhtar regrets not having used bodyline tactics against Sachin during 2003 WC. The team management along with the Pakistan Cricket Board said their injuries were too severe to risk taking them to the Caribbean. Shoaib Akhtar holds the record for bowling the fastest delivery ever in international cricket Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar is one of the fastest bowlers to have graced the game. Justice Fakhruddin Ebrahim, committee head, and Haseeb Ahsan, former Test cricketer, were in favour of the acquittal. Up Next. ALSO READ | Shoaib Akhtar hails Virat Kohli for shifting his focus from aggression to discipline. Hamid also claimed that even Sir Don Bradman praised him as a pacer when he met him during the Australian tour in Adelaide. [3][4] He is also the first bowler to break the 100 mph barrier, doing so twice in his career. ALSO READ | Sehwag trolls Shoaib Akhtar, Pakistan bowlers in latest episode of 'Viru Ki Baithak' Former Pakistan pacer Farooq Hamid claims to have consistently bowled faster than Shoaib Akhtar … If that fails I will go to court, if that fails then I will go to the Supreme Court. The Shoaib Akhtar fastest ball was clocked at 161.3 km/h (100.2mph) back in 2003. Akhtar was born in a small town in Morgah near Rawalpindi, Pakistan. [23], Akhtar has played for three English county cricket clubs: Somerset in 2001, Durham in 2003 and 2004 and Worcestershire in 2005. However, amongst all of them and across the world, Shoaib Akhtar is considered as the fastest bowler of all-time. Shoaib was the first ever bowler who crossed 100mph barrier in history of cricket. He was selected back into the Pakistan squad as they had no choice in the 2003 Test match series against New Zealand, but struggled in a losing Test series against India in 2004. [2] Akhtar was nicknamed "Rawalpindi Express" and "Tiger" as a tribute to his hometown and fast bowling. [41], World Anti-Doping Agency ( WADA) challenged Pakistan's decision to lift bans on fast bowlers Akhtar and Asif by taking the case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, Switzerland. Currently, Shoaib Akhtar's delivery bowled at 161.3 kph in a World Cup match against England in 2003 is regarded as the fastest ball in history. Akhtar's career has been plagued with injuries, controversies and accusations of poor attitude. Akhtar was selected in Pakistan's 15-man squad to play in the 2011 World Cup hosted by Bangladesh, India, and Sri Lanka in February to March. Hamid went on say that after later, the commentators said that he was much quicker than Griffith and added that according to him, he must have been bowling at around 110-115 miles per hour. Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to field first. In fact, Akhtar has been no good for any club he's been at. The highest electronically measured speed for a ball bowled by any bowler is 161.3 km/h (100.23 mph) by Shoaib Akhtar (Pakistan) against England on 22 February 2003 in a World Cup match at Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa. In July 2010, he was selected for the Twenty20 series against Australia but the selectors decided not to play him in the Test squad so that he would not get injured. [28] The rest of his cricketing career was riddled with ankle and knee injuries which forced him to undergo a surgery in February 2006, until finally he was banned for two years for allegedly using performance-enhancing drugs. Stay updated on the latest IND VS AUS news, IND VS AUS updates, IND VS AUS schedule, IND VS AUS matches and more. A medical panel was set up by the Pakistan Cricket Board to investigate the nature of his injury, however Pakistan officials dispelled all suspicions. Shoaib Akhtar had broken the barrier and become the fastest bowler in the world. [10][11], A good student, Akhtar was admitted to the Asghar Mall College, but disrupted his studies to attend trials for the PIA team's Karachi division to be held in Lahore. [20] He continued to bowl well in the ODI series in the absence of regular fast-bowlers, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, who were suspended by the International Cricket Council amid allegations of Spot-fixing. On 15 June 2010, Akhtar made his return, taking 3 wickets for 28 runs in the first match of the Asia Cup against Sri Lanka. Shoaib Akhtar’s 161.3 kph ball is followed by ShaunTait’s 161.1 kph against England in 2013 and Brett Lee’s 161.1 against New Zealand in 2005. [6] In October 2008, the Lahore High Court in Pakistan suspended the five-year ban and Akhtar was selected in the 15-man squad for the Twenty20 Quadrangular Tournament in Canada. During the tournament, he announced that he would retire from international cricket at the end of the World Cup. He ended with figures of 4 wickets for 11 runs from three overs, a performance which earned him the player of the match award. Akhtar made his Test debut in November 1997 as an opening fast bowler and played his first One Day International three months later. Akhtar returned to the national side representing the country against England in the Twenty20 International. The complete drug testing procedure was concluded to have been technically flawed as it did not follow standard procedures. "[54] Meanwhile, Akhtar vowed to go to great lengths to fight the ban, "I will appeal, as is my right. He is often known as one of the greatest and fastest bowlers of the era. READ ALSO | Sehwag troll Shoaib Akhtar, Pakistani bowler in the latest episode ‘Viru Ki Baithak’ [45] In the week before the inaugural World Twenty20, held in South Africa, Akhtar was rumoured to have hit Pakistani teammate Mohammad Asif with a bat after an argument in the dressing room. [29] They were consequently pulled out from the 2006 ICC Champions Trophy. 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