Fatherhood is more difficult than bowling to Kohli: Muhammad Amir


LAHORE: In a rapid answer-question session with Cricinfo,  Pakistan fast-bowler Muhammad Amir talked about his personal life, toughest batsman, Bollywood, favourite food and his biopic.

Answering the question, what is more difficult, Amir replied being a father is more difficult than bowling to Virat Kohli because there are more responsibilities.

When asked which actor he think should play his role, if his biopic is made, Amir replied: “Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor”.

Talking about toughest batsman to bowl at, the left-arm pacer calls Australian Steve Smith the toughest batsman. “If I get chance, I would love to bowl to Brian Lara because he was the best batsman of his era,” Amir said while replying query about his favourite batsman of the past.


Talking about one record, he wants to have, the bowler said he wants to have three hat-tricks, each ibn every format of cricket.

Sharing the details of his love for the sport other than cricket, Amir said he likes football and his favourite athlete outside cricket is a footballer Sergio Aguero.

Furthermore, Amir can eat Bhindi Goshti for the rest of his life, if he has to.

And finally talking about Pakistani Jazba, the fast bowler said that one can give his/her life for this passion because it has no match, just like Pakistani fans.