Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 22 Sep 2020 Modi may request Dhoni to play T20 World Cup: Akhtar Former India skipper MS Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket recently. Pakistan's former pace bowling spearhead Shoaib Akhtar, however, believes that there is still a possibility of Dhoni playing the T20 World Cup next year. IPL should not be damaged, let the World Cup go to hell: Shoaib Akhtar slams BCCI Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has hit out at the BCCI, alleging the Indian cricket board had a hand in the postponement of the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup to pave the way for the Indian Premier League (IPL) to be held. Akhtar also expressed disappointment at the Asia Cup being cancelled. Shoaib Akhtar bowls a bouncer at ICC, claims it has finished cricket Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has hit out at the International Cricket Council (ICC), stating that their batsmen-friendly rules have been responsible for finishing cricket in the last 10 years. Time to be a human, not Hindu, Muslim: Shoaib Akhtar’s appeal to Pakistan amid coronavirus With the coronavirus pandemic sparing no country, former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has appealed to people to help each other out irrespective of religion and economic status. In a video posted on his YouTube channel, Akhtar asked his fans to take the issue seriously and refrain from social contact as much as possible. Shoaib Akhtar feels India still has a long way to go as a fast bowling nation Pakistan former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar feels that although India’s fast bowlers have done well in South Africa, they Shoaib and Virat's mutual admiration society Apart from being a great player, Virat Kohli appreciates opponents as well. After Mohammad Amir, the Indian skipper has now come out in praise of Shoaib Akhtar. Doping controversies in cricket Cycling’s fallen hero Lance Armstrong has finally admitted to doping en route to winning seven Tour de France titles. Following this admission of guilt, Armstrong has received backlashes from different sections of the sporting fraternity. Lees, Akhtars, a thing of the past? Earlier this week, Aussie speedster Brett Lee announced his retirement from international cricket, ending a glorious career of 13 years. Even as tributes keep flowing in for the gentleman cricketer, one aspect possibly no one is focusing on is that Lee’s farewell could be the end of an era – the era of the genuine fast bowler.