Pakistan legend Shoaib Akhtar admits he nearly killed Brian Lara?

Shoaib Akhtar thankful Brian Lara didn't die after he bowled a bouncer than struck him on the back of the neck Pakistan cricket

Shoaib Akhtar: “Thank God he didn’t die because if the ball had hit him just inches towards the head, his skull bone would have been broken and thank God it didn’t happen”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar recalled how he nearly killed former West Indies batsman Brian Lara with a lethal bouncer.

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WATCH: Chris Gayle smashes 32 runs off Pakistan spinner Shadab Khan’s over

Chris Gayle walloped four sixes and two fours as he scored 32 runs off Shadab Khan's over at the Global T20 Canada cricket

Chris Gayle walloped four sixes and two fours as he scored 32 runs off Shadab Khan’s over

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Flamboyant West Indies opener Chris Gayle is widely regarded as one of the best, if not the best, big hitter in the game today, and Pakistan spinner Shadab Khan found that out the hard way at the Global T20 Canada.

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Asif Iqbal reveals two key reasons why Pakistan failed to qualify for World Cup semi-finals

Asif Iqbal believes Pakistan failed to qualify for World Cup semi-finals since they didn't maintain a healthy net run rate and lost to the West Indies in their opening match of the tournament cricket

Asif Iqbal: “Pakistan could have been in the semi finals had they planned better in managing their run rate. Losing to the West Indies badly in the opening match didn’t help either”

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Former Pakistan captain Asif Iqbal believes that the national team’s failure to maintain a healthy net run rate and their loss to the West Indies were the two key reasons why they failed to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals.

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