KARACHI: Former Pakistan captain and quick bowling legend Wasim Akram introduced on Tuesday the institution of a cricket academy in his identify in Multan’s DHA locality.
The 51-year-old, considered the best left-arm paceman within the sport’s historical past, additionally disclosed that he would be the model ambassador of Rumania Golf Course in the identical metropolis.
Wasim, whereas speaking to reporters right here, mentioned that the ‘Wasim Akram Cricket Academy’ can be a state-of-the-art undertaking with all requisite services together with a multipurpose constructing, pavilion, seating space, out of doors follow nets (6-Eight pitches), administrative services together with groundsmen, workshop and different sports activities services like squash courts and swimming pool.
“My objective is to coach and nurture the younger expertise and this academy can be a breeding floor for the nationwide staff. I intend turning this academy right into a coaching camp for the Pakistan staff members every time a tour is deliberate,” Wasim mentioned. “Furthermore, our plans embody laying pitches to match these present in Perth and Melbourne in order that our gamers get top-class preparations.”