LONDON, July 12 (TNS): Pakistan middle-order batsman Umar Akmal has started boxing to keep himself fit. He has been dropped twice from the national team over fitness issues in the recent past.
Umar Akmal’s videos, in which he is doing boxing practice, have gone viral on social media, and the controversial star can be seen laboring hard in them.
It is worth mentioning here that the videos of younger Akmal are released at the time when rumors are floating that selection committee is about to eliminate his name from the list of central contract.
Let it also be known that Umar has flown to England after leaving the High Performance Camp that was held by the Pakistan Cricket Board in Lahore, and selectors and board officials are very displeased with him.
Sources have also revealed that Umar Akmal had told PCB that he was suffering from knee injury, and wanted to go to England for treatment. However, he can now be seen boxing and training in England in the videos that have been shared.