Buy Controversially Yours: An Autobiography by Shoaib Akhtar (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on. 23 Sep Shoaib Akhtar stirred up a major controversy when he launched his autobiography — Controversially Yours — here on Friday. The Pakistan. 24 Sep Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram today ridiculed Shoaib Akhtar and his controversial autobiography, which has made several tall claims.
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Unnecessary use of urdu lines, attempts to add satire when it didn’t fit did to the book what shoaib did to his career.
Shoaib reveals it all in ‘Controversially Yours’
To ask other readers questions about Controversially Yoursplease sign up. I mean, to go around telling all of us that if you recite the namaz with the group, you will be selected and will be in our good books is the strangest thing. Unfortunately, our seniors were the most corrupt people I have known in my whole life. Pakistan’s batting is known to collapse, and it did-we were all out for I was sacked along with other players, including Waqar,” Shoaib wrote.
There are several funny anecdotes spread throughout the book. As i said above, the book is not going to win awards but its an enjoyable read for all cricket fans especially from Pakistan. His is also the inside story of Pakistan cricket, no holds barred: India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh slammed retired Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akthar for pointing fingers at Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid’s abilities in his controversial biography which released in New Delhi on Friday.
The pacer also claimed that senior players ganged up against him in his debut Test leaving him demoralised. From the dressing room incidents, to Shoaib’s naughty childhood Jan 16, Awaisha Inayat rated it it was amazing Recommended to Awaisha by: He was banned from entering the controversiaoly room and even the ground.
‘Controversially Yours’ from Akhtar – The Hindu
Moin Khan stepped down from vice-captaincy. You keep expecting to be placed inside the fast bowler’s head as he psycho-analyses the batsman, adjusts the field, and contemplates his wicket-taking plans, but it never happens. Honestly though, I didn’t lose any respect for him despite this.
Our seniors set the example of going out, having a good time-girls were always coming and going out akjtar their rooms. The quote I loved the most in this book?
Shoaib could have entertained his readers with a ringside view of these intricacies; it feels like a golden opportunity lost. For Indian readers, the most exasperating parts are the ones where he writes that Rahul Dravid,inspite of his great technique,was not a match winner!
Akram tears into Shoaib over his claims in autobiography – The Hindu
I completely agree with it after controvereially the book. This book is politically incorrect and candid view of life as viewed by Shoaib who seems does seem to love controversy. I had no idea how bloody difficult a journey this was and how full of shit the people in charge are.
Salman Khan, in particular, is straight after controvedsially heart. A lot of confessions and stories which didn’t surprise me, probably because that’s how things work in the sub-continent.
I should never have listened to Lalit Modi and Shah Rukh on IPL: Shoaib Akhtar
As usual, their response was a derisive, ‘Really? The atmosphere in the dressing room was horrible; the rest of the team ganged up against me and made things as uncomfortable as they possibly could, peppering every phrase aimed at me with abuses,” he alleged. Is it possible that Tendulkar or Dravid have not made mistakes? Apr 30, Gaurav Prabhu rated it really liked it.
Gautam Gambhir and he have given India quick and wonderful partnerships. If you impose your will, Allah’s benevolence and kindness are ignored. Apr 12, Neeraj Pandey rated it conrtoversially liked it. To bhai, baki players Raja-Maharaja ki aulaad nahi the! Controverially did not want people to think I was a non-serious cricketer-movie bhi kar raha hai, like Mohsin Khan.
Why did he think every1 owed him??? Every Muslim knows this, and he also knows that if he doesn’t do the namaz, he will be held responsible in the court of the ultimate judge, Allah. When Wessler ‘Hansie’ Cronje was charged with matchfixing charges.
Nov 25, Wsm rated it really liked it Shelves: The book is like having a conversation with Shoaib sitting right besides you as a good friend.
As a device to enhance your pleasure of the game, this book delivers. Apne run liye aur out ho gaye. At long last we had a good man, a great teammate and a good cricketer at the helm and we won the T20 World Cup. Fistfights, flashing knives and swinging bats seem to be a given and acrimonies between players take the form of absolute silence as well as full-fledged slanging contests.