Former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar and his wife Rubab have been blessed with a baby boy as star cricketer took to social media to announce the arrival of a baby son. He also posted the photos of the little boy.
While holding his son in his hands, Shoaib Akhtar expressed his feelings as
“The most prized catch my hands have ever, ever held on to….what a feeling!!!!!” Shoaib Tweet
Akhtar wrote: “Guys, [I] am ecstatic to share that me & Begum have been blessed with a healthy baby boy just now. Oh what a feeling! Thank u Allah Pak.”
He went on to add: “Both Mom & little angel are fine. Getting a human life to dis world is surely d biggest miracle. Rawalpindi Express is now a Proud Papa!!!”
Shoaib married Rubab on June 25, 2014.
The ‘Rawalpindi Express’ is known as the fastest bowler ever in the history of cricket and has bowled the most rapid delivery officially recorded at a top speed of 161.3km/h. With Shoaib speed is a way of life.
Akhtar played a vital role in ceasing the recent fight between Shahid Afridi and Javaid Miandad. The star cricketer was one of those players who were intelligent and having immense talent also understands the game well. Unfortunately, due to controversies attached to him, he was unable to play for Pakistan long enough. He was one of the best bowlers of Pakistan and the world undoubtedly.
He was nicknamed the “Rawalpindi Express”, as a tribute to his hometown and fast bowling.