Former Pakistani cricketer Arshad Khan driving taxi for living in Sydney
If you are into your tweenties and following cricket in Pakistan, chances are very high that you remember a Pakistan cricket team player Arshad Khan, a spinner from Peshawar, KPK. This former national team player in now driving Uber Taxi in Sydney, Australia for his living. Arshad played 9 test and 58 ODIs for Pakistan from 1998 till 2006.
This last week, a social media user Ganesh Birle shared that the former Pakistani spinner was driving Uber Taxi in Sydney. In a shocking story, Birle wrote, “He was the driver of our cab and we started chatting, he told me that he is from Pakistan and lives in Sydney. Also that he has been to Hyderebad many times when he was playing for Lahore Badshahs something in ICL. After which I asked him his full name and then I was shocked to see his face which I could partially recognise. I shook has his hand and left. (sic).”
“He was avoiding the conversation all the time, but at the same time he couldn’t help but talk about his India connection. Imagine he introduced himself as ‘I from Pakistan [sic] but I have been here in Sydney for long time now’. Also like a good Uber driver he offered us water and stuff when we sat in the car,” added Birle on his Facebook profile.
The story was first reported by CricketCountry.com.