Saturday, October 18, 2008

Mushtaq Ahmed Interview

Read this interesting interview where Mushtaq Ahmed (former Pakistani cricketer) talks about his career and religion:
How did the change from a boisterous young cricketer to this serene alter ego come about? Some have said the match-fixing controversy of the 1990s damaged Mushtaq, and that his religious turn was inspired by a desire for redemption. He only offers a lack of peace of mind as the reason. "I had got wickets, I had played for Pakistan, but peace was missing. If you have a new car and are getting worried that someone will smash it, then what's the use of that car?"