Wasim Akram got married to Shaniera Thompson

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Famous Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram has announced that he has tied the knot with his Australian girlfriend, Shaniera Thompson. He said that he has started his new life.

“I married Shaniera in Lahore last week in a simple ceremony and this is the start of a new life for me, my wife and for my kids. Thompson had converted to Islam and is learning Urdu”. Wasim said
via tribune.com.pk


It is Wasim Akram’s second marriage. His first wife Huma died in 2009 after multiple organ failure.

Wasim proposed to 30-year-old Shaniera Thompson, last month and she accepted the proposal.

Earlier this month, Wasim Akram came to Karachi with his fiancée Shaniera Thompson and sons to see Wasim’s ailing father, then they went to Lahore where the marriage was celebrated.

Wasim played 104 Tests and 356 one-day internationals for Pakistan in his career from 1984 to 2003.

He remained a best Pakistani player as he was regarded as one of the best left-arm fast bowlers of Pakistani team.