Former Pakistan fast bowler and star player Shoaib Akhtar left the program on state TV ‘PTV Sports’ due to the insult of the anchor and resigned.
Shoaib Akhtar was participating in a program on PTV Sports in which Pakistan’s performance in the World Cup and the players were discussed. He was accompanied by foreign legends Wayne Richards, David Gower and former Pakistani cricketers Aqib Javed, Rashid Latif, Umar Gul, Azhar Mahmood and Sana Mir.
Shoaib Akhtar was talking in a very soft and polite manner while he also drew the attention of the host Noman Niaz for not paying attention to his words.
. Shoaib Akhtar while praising Lahore Qalandars praised Haris Rauf and said that this young man has emerged from Lahore Qalandars Player Development Program.
What’s so bad about the host not knowing Shoaib Akhtar that he insulted Shoaib Akhtar during the live broadcast of national TV in the presence of all the stars and said if you want to be over-smart then leave the program. Shoaib Akhtar questioned Noman Niaz and Toka went on break.
Shoaib Akhtar said that during the break, he reconciled with the host out of respect for Pakistan on the condition that he would apologize to him on air, but when Noman Niaz did not apologize, he left the show and left.
He resigned from TV Sports. Consumers and fans on social media have expressed their anger and frustration over the inappropriate treatment meted out to national heroes and Rawalpindi Express on state TV. On the other hand, Noman Niaz’s reaction also came to the fore. In which he praised Shoaib Akhtar and called him the best player and his old friend.