Shoaib Akhtar, also known as "Rawalpindi Express", is a Pakistani retired professional cricketer famed for his glittering career with the Pakistani cricket team from 1997 until his retirement in 2011. He is regarded as one of the fastest bowlers the cricket sport has ever seen.
He was born to Hameeda Awan and Mohammad Akhtar. In 2014, he got married to Rubab Khan.
In 2006, he was banned for two years by the Pakistan Cricket Board after he tested positive for using a performance-enhancing drug. He however had the ban for doping overturned after appealing.
In 2007, he was banned for 13 international matches by the Pakistan Cricket Board after he hit his Pakistan teammate Mohammad Asif with a bat during an altercation in a dressing room.
is a famous Pakistani cricketer,
who was born on
August 13, 1975. As a person born on this date, Shoaib Akhtar is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 13) and the 133rd most popular for the year (1975).
People born on August 13
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Shoaib Akhtar is the 651st most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Shoaib Akhtar's birthday, Shoaib Akhtar is the 18th most famous Pakistani.
In general, Shoaib Akhtar ranks as the 7640th
most popular famous person, and the 22nd most popular cricket player of all time.
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