Who is Umar Akmal?
Born on 26 May 1990, Umar Akmal is the youngest of the three brothers who have represented Pakistan in International cricket. His elder siblings Kamran and Adnan have represented Pakistan as wicket-keepers and Umar himself is a part-time keeper.
Is Umar Akmal a time bomb or a ticking time bomb?
Many a newspaper articles have the same undercurrent tone when they carry a piece on Umar Akmal. Since his arrival as a teenage prodigy in the 2008 under-19 World Cup, Umar has been seen as a ticking time bomb of a talent ready to explode but self-detonation on and off the field have only disuaded the team management to give him a permanent run.
Is Umar Umar a wicket-keeper?
His elder siblings Kamran and Adnan have represented Pakistan as wicket-keepers and Umar himself is a part-time keeper. A sparkling hundred (129) on debut at Dunedin against the likes of Shane Bond and Daniel Vettori and an ODI hundred in his 3rd game had got cricketing pundits going gaga over his attractive and attacking style of batsmanship.
What happened to Umar Khan?
Sadly, the second chapter of the Umar story hasn’t been as perfect. His form deserted him in 2010, and he didn’t help his cause by getting into trouble with the authorities: in June 2011 he was issued a showcause notice for giving unauthorised interviews to the media.
Did Umar Akmal make a big mistake with Abdul Razzak on Twitter?
Recently, Umar Akmal took to the micro-blogging site Twitter and posted a photo with the former Pak cricketer Abdul Razzak. There was no problem with the pic but it was Umar Akmal’s caption that caught everybody’s attention due to the big mistake that the cricketer made as he wrote, “Mother from another brother”.
Why was Umar Akmal trolled on social media?
Umar Akmal was trolled for his caption on a photo with former Pakistan all-rounder Abdur Razzak. Pakistan cricketer Umar Akmal was brutally trolled on social media after a screenshot of a now-deleted tweet went viral for its hilarious caption.