Akram revealed some unbelievable secrets in his upcoming autobiography as the former legendary player admitted to cocaine usage post his retirement. Akram gave a hint of his autobiography in an exclusive interview with The Times.
5. Stephen Fleming
Stephen Fleming was caught smoking pot along with teammates Matthew Hart and Dion Nash, in South Africa way back in 1994.
4. Mohammad Asif
It happened during the 2006 Champions Trophy when the former Pakistani was found guilty of intaking nandrolone – an anabolic steroid and was also banned for one year, although the decision was reversed at the earliest.
3. Yusuf Pathan
Yusuf Pathan, the Indian legendary allrounder failed a dope test and was handed over a five-month suspension.
2. Shane Warne
The legendary Aussie bowler for banned for a year in 2003 when the World Cup was right around the corner after testing positive for using a diuretic drug.
1. Shoaib Akhtar
Shoaib Akhtar’s incident dates back to 2006 when the legendary bowler was caught using a drug that would eventually improve his performance. The pacer was caught red-handed using the drug alongside Mohammad Asif who got banned from the tournament.