VIDEO: Wasim Akram escapes from prison

Cricketers are often seen flirting with advertising and endorsements as they carry a huge fan following behind their name, they have a tendency to attract massive attention and hence serve the purpose. Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram is undoubtedly one of the greats to have played the game. He’s an icon and enjoys massive attention across the globe. Why Dinesh Karthik is a “huge fan” of Pravin Tambe

In the video below, Akram is filling the big shoes of a prisoner for a commercial of ‘GSM ufone’. Akram manages to escape the prison with his guile like he famously did in on the field in his heydays. It’s an amusing video and one just can’t restrict themselves from watching it again and again. He has acted exceptionally well and played the role of a prisoner with perfection. Kings XI Punjab’s Shardul Thakur takes a dig at IPL on Twitter

Akram is now rendering his services as the bowling coach of Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League. He is also a regular at the commentary box during the international games.