Watch Throwback Video; When Brett Lee Hilariously Narrated Facing Shoaib Akhtar
This is quite hilarious!
We all have heard the idiom ‘to give someone a taste of their own medicine’. This is exactly what Shoaib Akhtar did to the Australian speedster, Brett Lee when he faced the world’s fastest bowler.
When Brett Lee appeared on a famous Indian television show, Comedy Nights With Kapi, the host asked Lee if he was scared of any bowler during his playing days.
“Everyone, even spinners,” Brett Lee replied.
Narrating a hilarious incident when he faced Shoaib Akhtar, Brett Lee said that as he was taking his mark to get ready to face Shoaib Akhtar. He heard someone calling him ‘Binga Binga’ (Lee’s nickname).
He added that as he looked, there was Shoaib Akhtar at about 75 meters away.
“He is looking at me and he is going (points at the forehead) ‘I’m gonna kill you’.” former Australian cricketer said.
“So I am tapping and he is running in; his black hairs are flying and he is steaming in. I watch the ball, its hit me straight on the foot. I appealed to the umpire ‘how is that, that is got to be out surely’. And you know what happened? That silly Australian umpire said not out,” Brett Lee concluded.
Watch The Video:
Brett Lee explains what its like to face Shoaib Akhtar.
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The world’s two fastest bowlers have immense respect for each other. They have heaped big praise on each other from time to time.
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