Spin wizard, Saeed Ajmal will forever be remembered for his prolific record in such a short period of time. A late starter to international cricket, Ajmal soon established dominance especially owing to his dexterous use of the ‘doosra’ delivery. His wide array of variations subdued many batting greats of his generation as Ajmal more often than not ended up bamboozling his opponents.
Having retired from the game after being rendered ineffective following his remodeled bowling action, the off-spinner nevertheless has moved onto different projects in life. Having served in a coaching capacity for Islamabad United and created a cricket academy in his hometown, Ajmal has now embarked on a welfare initiative to assist budding sportspersons.
Inaugurating his noble project in a glittering ceremony, Ajmal founded a humanitarian initiative. It is not uncommon to see cricketers undertake such heartening initiatives following retirement, and fans certainly hope that the 41-year-old is successful in achieving his goals.