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Huma Akram Left Heavenly Abode



Cricketer’s life is full of shocks, both on the field and off the field.
Wasim Akram- got one such shock when his wife Huma Akram left for heavenly abode.
She died at the Apollo Hospital in Chennai on 26th October 09. As per the sources, she was struggling and battling for life for past 5 days
Huma died of multiple organ failure. In Wasimbhai’s own words” She has been a rock to me in so many ways, not least in getting me mentally strong for challenges on the field”

Shams N Wags  deeply regret the loss of Wasimbhai’s wife. May her soul rest in Peace!!

Watchful Englishmen!!

It was a well cooked partnership at the top of the innings between Alistair cook and Andrew Strauss.
A good half century by cook indicated that he is going to go for the bigger one until he tried to over do and got out to Bhajji.
The England players were very watchful and were paying due respect to the Indian bowlers. Strauss looked in a good knick and he played a superb innings scoring a century, and his consecutive second one in India.
Zaheer Khan was bowling in top of his form so much so that he was moving the ball in both the direction and now he gives the feeling that he can give coaching on how to bowl a reverse swing as he has mastered on the reverse swing.
Even Strauss acknowledged the fact that in the middle of the innings he was signaling to some one in the dressing room that Zaheer is moving the ball in both the directions and that it was difficult for him to pick it up.

Yuvraj has become a thorn to the Englishmen as he is continuing to trouble them, but with the bowling this time. The Englishmen were being extra watchful. The main thing to watch would be his batting. He has to cash in given the fact that Dada has retired. Yuvi’s agenda should be to prove that his selection has to be by default and not by chance.
Kevin Pietersen got out to a reckless shot and balooned in the air which was gleefully taken by ZAK.

Freddie getting out to Amit Mishra and England 6 wickets down, its just the matter of time for England.
Enjoy day 2 as we sign off .
Cheers !!