Fans wish happy birthday to Shoaib ‘Rawalpindi Express’ Akhtar


Former Pakistani fast bowler is celebrating his birthday on Monday and his fans wished him on social media.

Wishing Akhtar on his birthday, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) wrote: “n 224 appearances for Pakistan, this speedster picked 444 wickets with 16 five-wicket hauls  30 wickets.  He delivered the fastest ball officially recorded at a speed of 161.3 km/h. Happy Birthday to the ,

International Cricket Council wished him saying: “He’s regarded as the fastest bowler of all time, reaching a top speed of 161.3kmph, and claimed 444 international wickets. Happy birthday to the Rawalpindi Express, !”

One fan wrote: “Happy Birthday @shoaib100mph. “Celebration after talking wicket bcoz I wanted to be a fighter pilot more I have endless love for jets.”

Paying tribute to the speedster, one fan wrote: “One of the Real Hero of Cricket world #ShoaibAkhtar

Another fan wrote: “Fast, furious, mean, high skilled, dedicated, fighter, team man, lion-hearted. Happy Birthday @shoaib100mph….. Get us another Shoaib…. #ShoaibAkhtar #RawalpindiExpress #Aeroplane

Mentioning habit of Pakistanis about birthday, one fan wrote: “Habitually, every Pakistani has an incorrect birthday stated on their ID cards and I am hoping the same from you. Anyways, Happy Birthday Quicky! @shoaib100mph #ShoaibAkhtar“.