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Video: Vintage Shoaib Akhtar - Hit the batsman and bowl him out

In the 3rd ODI between Pakistan and South Africa in UAE in 2010, Shoaib Akhtar, in another display of his fiery pace bowling, hit Johan Botha’s helmet with a pacy bouncer. After the South African skipper (at that time) recovered from the hit, Akhtar fired in an in-swinging yorker the very next ball to bowl him out. South Africa eventually won the match by 2 runs.

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