Wasim Akram Rues on How His Career As A Star For Pakistan's Cricket Team Went Astray: Talent Wasted

Mohammad Asif was charged with spot-fixing in 2010 . He was one of Pakistan's most talented fast bowlers .

Pakistan's never-ending supply-line of talented fast bowlers has produced many treasures for world cricket.Some of them went on to become icons, while others went by the wayside after showing off their first spark.WassimAkram was one of them that reached great heights.Akrammesmerized the opposition batters with his left-arm speed.

Along with Waqar Younis, he formed a lethal fast bowling team and produced a host of memorable moments for Pakistan cricket.A number of fast bowlers impressed for Pakistan after him, but Akramis disappointed with one bowler who could not do justice to his talent.Mohammad Asif is adored by everyone.I mean a lot of talent has been wasted, no doubt.Whoever I talk to is the kind of bowler I saw after a long time.

He could go both ways.On a YouTube show named To Be Honest 3.0, Akramsaid said it is unsettling for him and Pakistan as well.I've only visited Lahore ten years since I arrived in Karachi, and I'm only in 23 Tests for Pakistan, taking 106 wickets.He also played 38 ODIs and scalped 46 wickets.

Before that, he had tested positive for banned substances, as well.When asked by the anchor if he would admonition him for what he did,Akramreplied: I doubt it.Chota baccha hai, galti ho gayi thi.Asif played for Pakistan for the first time in 2010 and was seen in the United States recently for running youth coaching camps.