.Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar tweeted that "NZ just killed Pakistan cricket." (Photo Credit: Instagram/Shoaib Akhtar)

  • New Zealand on Friday abandoned the ODI series against Pakistan due to 'security reasons'
  • This decision has left many disappointed
  • New Zealand was supposed to play Pakistan at Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi, Sep 17 (PTI) Pakistan cricket captain Babar Azam said he was extremely disappointed, while former pacer Shoaib Akhtar accused New Zealand of killing the game in his country after ...

Shoaib Akhtar is a former Pakistan pacer. (Photo credit: Instagram/iamshoaibakhatr)

  • If I was in Misbah's place, I would have fought for it, Shoaib Akhtar said
  • I don't think they voluntarily resigned, the Rawalpindi Express added
  • Misbah and Younis still had a year left in their contracts

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Shoaib Akhtar played a prank on Sachin Tendulkar in 2007. (Photo credit: Instagram/iamshoaibakhtar, Instagram/@sachintendulkar)

  • Shoaib Akhtar said that he tried to lift Sachin but the Master Blaster fell down
  • Akhtar said that he feared that he would never get an Indian visa after the incident
  • "Tendulkar later hammered us in the series. At that point, I wished he was unfit," Akhtar added

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Virat Kohli was not included in Shoaib Akhtar's all-time playing XI. (Photo credit: File/AP/PTI)

  • Shoaib Akhtar picked his all-time ODI playing XI
  • Four Indians - MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Kapil Dev and Sachin Tendulkar - were included
  • Akhtar named Shane Warne as captain

.Islamabad, Pakistan
The poor performance of the team has been widely panned. (Photo Credit: Instagram/Shoaib Akhtar)

  • Pakistan were crushed by an inexperienced England ‘C' side in an ODI match
  • Renowned Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar has also slammed the Babar Azam-led team
  • Akhtar remarked on his YouTube channel that he "felt sorry" for Pakistani supporters