Former Pakistani bowler Shoaib Akhtar announced his resignation as adviser to the Pakistan Cricket Board chief.
The ‘Rawalpindi Express’ took to social media to make the announcement.
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) September 6, 2018
His resignation comes after former PCB chief Najam Sethi was succeeded by Ehsan Mani.
He was appointed as the PCB’s brand ambassador and the adviser to the chairperson on cricketing affairs in February this year.
Shoaib Akhtar has been appointed Advisor to Chairman on Cricket Affairs/Brand Ambassador PCB
— Najam Sethi (@najamsethi) February 16, 2018
Akhtar frequently appears on television channels to express his views regarding the situation of Pakistan cricket.
Being the fastest bowler in the world, Akhtar has bagged 178 test wickets, 247 one-day international wickets and 19 Twenty20 international wickets throughout his career.
He has represented several teams across the world Asia XI, Chittagong Division, Durham, ICC World XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Somerset, Surrey and Worcestershire.