Shoaib Akhtar elated to be in IPL (the video is loading, may take long. Please bear with us...)
Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar expressed his happiness to play for Kolkata franchise under the Indian Premier League or IPL. Kolkata franchise bought by Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan, got Akhtar for $425,000 million. Meanwhile, former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin also hailed the concept of IPL and called it a boon for young players. However Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray is visibly upset with the concept of IPL.