A Twitter alternate between Shoaib Akhtar and AB de Villiers has long gone viral© Twitter
Shoaib Akhtar is one amongst the fastest bowlers that the sport has ever produced and the batters easy dangle nightmares about facing the Pakistan pacer. A charged-up Akhtar operating into bowl is a see that each cricket fan remembers and for many, it is a favorite cricketing memory as successfully. On Thursday, Akhtar and AB de Villiers had a silly alternate on Twitter as the duo reminisced about their playing days and how Akhtar gave the Proteas batter “nightmares”.
On Wednesday, the legit take care of of cricket.com.au shared a video of Akhtar bowling a ferocious bouncer to a then 21-300 and sixty five days-dilapidated Shane Watson.
“What a technique to exercise my 21st [email protected] modified into as soon as so fair and so bloody rapid,” Watson tweeted.
To this tweet, de Villiers replied: “Oh man! I easy obtain nightmares.”
Akhtar then stated that de Villiers has additionally given many sleepless nights to bowlers all across the arena.
“Come on AB, that you can dangle given sleepless nights to many bowlers yourself. Consistently a pleasure interacting with you.”
The extinct South Africa skipper then spoke about how Akhtar practically broke his leg at the SuperSport Park, Centurion.
“Haha. Factual dilapidated days! U nearly broke my leg at Supersport Park in my early twenties after I particular to drag u for six. The minute it hit my bat I knew it modified into as soon as a mountainous mistake,” tweeted de Villiers.
Haha. Factual dilapidated days! U nearly broke my leg at Supersport Park in my early twenties after I particular to drag u for six. The minute it hit my bat I knew it modified into as soon as a mountainous mistake
— AB de Villiers (@ABdeVilliers17) April 28, 2022
Akhtar then shared a video from an dilapidated match between Pakistan and South Africa, where de Villiers tried to drag the pacer, but the ball correct ended up castling his stumps.
“Now not every pull went for a 6 although. Hahaha,” tweeted Akhtar.
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) April 28, 2022
Akhtar played 46 Checks, 163 ODIs and 15 T20Is for Pakistan. Across all three formats of the sport, he scalped 444 wickets.
On the opposite hand, AB de Villiers called time on his profession after gathering 20,014 world runs.
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