The International Cricket Council took to Twitter on Tuesday and trolled former Pakistan pacer, Shoaib Akhtar, for his comments on dismissing Steve Smith in just 4 deliveries. Especially, Shoaib Akhtar was responding to a tweet from a news outlet which pitched players of different generation against each other and asked the fans to pick their favourite battle.
Shoaib Akhtar was pitched against Steve Smith, however he probably found it amusing as he said it would take him just 4 balls to dismiss the Aussie, writing,
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) May 11, 2020
Shoaib Akhtar’s tweet drew a lot of trolls and criticism as Steve Smith is arguably the best Test batsman in the world Fans couldn’t believe how overconfident Shoaib Akhtar is!! Now, the ICC has also joined the trolls party as they too couldn’t comprehend Shoaib’s comments.
ICC hilariously trolls Shoaib Akhtar for his comment about Steve Smith
The International Cricket Council (ICC)’s official handle hilariously trolled the Rawalpindi Express over his vibrant claim with a meme.
— ICC (@ICC) May 12, 2020
Steve Smith is a modern-day legend of the game of cricket. The right-hander has an average above 60 in Test cricket at the moment.
Smith is a pioneer in making batting look effortless in any condition. He has actually produced results in England, Australia, the sub-continent and almost at all the venues where cricket is played. He is widely regarded as one of the great players of spin in today’s cricket, a rare feat for many players who do not belong to the sub-continent.