This Indian cricketer father was going to become an engineer and said go and play cricket.
Cricket : Today in this article, I am going to tell you about a cricketer who was once going to be an engineer but then suddenly father said go and play cricket and then he became a great player.
Yes, we are talking about Zaheer Khan, former fast bowler of Indian cricket team who has turned 41 today, first of all, Happy Birthday to Zahee Khan. Zaheer Khan was studying engineer at one time but then suddenly his father told him that you should go and play cricket and earn a lot of name. Later this bowler took 610 international wickets including 311 in Tests, 282 in ODIs and 17 wickets in T20s.
Seeing Zaheer's talent, at the age of 17, his father brought him to Mumbai for 7 wickets in the final against Shivaji Park Gymkhana brought Zaheer to the spotlight, after which he was selected in the Mumbai and West Zone Under-19 team.
After this, Zaheer got coaching at MRF Pace Foundation, where coach Daniel Lilly said that this boy will bowling for India one day, after this Zaheer will be successful They climbed and then got selected in Team India, after this, everyone knows what happened. Zaheer Khan is fourth in the list of bowlers who have taken the most wickets from India.
Only Anil Kumble (619), Kapil Dev (437) and Harbhajan Singh (411) are ahead of them. If we talk about fast bowlers from India, then Zaheer Khan comes in second place, ahead of 311 Test wicket-takers, only great all-rounder Kapil Dev, who has taken 434 wickets when it comes to bowling left-handed batsmen, So Zaheer proved to be excellent Zaheer dismissed the left-handed batsmen 237 times.