File pic of Gautam Gambhir and Kamran Akmal.© AFP
Identified for being vocal throughout his taking part in profession, Kamran Akmal opened up on his heated change with Gautam Gambhir throughout Pakistan’s 2010 Asia Cup conflict in opposition to India. The 40-year-old defined that the duo do not share any type of rivalry and the altercation was attributable to a “misunderstanding”. The previous wicketkeeper-batter additionally went on so as to add that the previous India opener is “is an efficient particular person and cricketer too”.
Talking on Legends League Cricket’s (LLC) Instagram deal with, Akmal was requested with whom did he share a much bigger rivalry; Gambhir or Harbhajan Singh.
“I do not assume I’ve any rivalry with each of them. It occurred attributable to misunderstanding. It occurred. I had a misunderstanding with Gautam in Asia Cup. He is an efficient particular person and cricketer too. We have now performed along with A group. So, there isn’t a rivalry. Severely, there may be nothing”, he stated.
India had gone on to win the match by three wickets. Gambhir additionally top-scored for his facet with a knock of 83 runs. India finally received the trophy, defeating Sri Lanka within the closing by 81 runs.
Kamran Akmal additionally acknowledged that he does not have any rivalry with pacer Ishant Sharma both.
“Even with Ishant Sharma, I haven’t got any rivalry. No matter occurred in Bengaluru”, he added.
The incident with Ishant occurred throughout a T20 match in Bengaluru throughout the 2012-13 season.
Akmal represented Pakistan in 53 Assessments and 157 ODIs, registering 2,648 and three,236 runs respectively. He additionally performed in 58 T20Is, scoring 987 runs.
Subjects talked about on this article