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Umar Akmal fails in Fitness test and says, “where is fat in my body?”

Umar Akmal fails in Fitness test and says,
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Pakistani Cricketer Umar Akmal again has come in disputes. According to the Espn Cricinfo reports, Having failed in the fitness test of the National cricket academy of Pakistan, He took off all clothes in front of the trainer. He did this When the trainer was checking the amount of fat in his body. During this, Umar Akmal asked from the trainer- tell me where is fat in my body? After this incident, The team taking fitness tests complained to the Pakistan Cricket Board. Now, According to some reports, He may be banned to play in upcoming domestic tournaments.

This incident has happened at that time when Pakistan team Coach Misbah-ul-Haq is focusing on the fitness of players. Pakistan cricket board has cleared that now PCB will not compromise in the players’ fitness in international as well as in domestic cricket.

When Pakistan team had sent Umar Akmal during Champion trophy in 2017


It is not the first time when Umar Akmal has come in disputes. Before this incident, Umar Akmal had been sent to Pakistan during Champion trophy in 2017. That time, Former Pakistan coach Micky Arthur had taken action on him. On the other side, His Elder brother Kamran Akmal and former Pakistan Captain Salman Bhatt have also failed in the fitness test.

According to the reports, Kamran Akmal had deliberately dropped the fitness test twice. PCB called him on 11 January for the fitness test but he didn’t reach academy. PCB was again called him on 20 January But he did not reach academy as an excuse for fever.


Umar Akmal made a century in his test debut against Newzealand in 2009. That time, He was then considered the star of the future. But after playing a few years for Pakistan, he was dropped from the team due to his bad form and fitness. Sarfaraz Ahmed got the chance in place of him. Sarfaraz Ahmed had played his last international match against Srilanka before 4 months ago.

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Umar Akmal has played 16 tests in which he has scored 1003 runs. He has played 121 ODIs in which he has scored 3194 runs. He has two centuries in ODI. Akmal has played 84 T20l and scored 1690 runs.

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