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Wasim heartened by praise from young fan
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Wasim heartened by praise from young fan

Legendary swing bowler Wasim Akram garners a huge fan following around the globe owing to his numerous achievements throughout an illustrious career in international cricket. The ‘Sultan of Swing’ was the first bowler in world cricket to breach the 500-wicket landmark in ODIs.

Currently part of the PCB Cricket Committee, Wasim remains an active figure in public life and recently shared a heartening poem from a young fan. A 10-year-old boy wrote an ode to the great fast bowler, praising him and mentioning his penchant for delivering toe-crushing yorkers on a consistent basis.

Taking notice of the fine efforts of his young supporter, Wasim recognized the kid’s potential and reciprocated the kindness by sharing it on Twitter. The post was warmly received on social media and by the boy’s mother.