Former Pakistan cricketer Inzamam-ul-Haq suffers heart attack
Karachi : Former Pakistan cricketer Inzamam-ul-Haq was rushed to the hospital on Monday after he suffered a heart attack; later he had to undergo angioplasty.
"All prayers for legendary former captain of Pakistan Inzamam-ul-Haq who is reported to have a minor heart attack. Inzi has underwent successful angioplasty and is out of danger in hospital of Lahore. The nation prays for quick recovery of Inzi," wrote Geo News journalist Arfa Feroz Zake.
As the news came in the media, fans and his supporters started pouring wishes for his speedy recovery. Harsha Bhogle also took to Twitter and wrote: “Wishing Inzamam-ul-Haq all the very best, that he recovers completely and remains part of our game for many many years.”
According to media reports, he was complaining of the chest pain for last three days but since nothing came in the initial reports not much of a concern was reported.
The 51-year-old is the highest scorer for Pakistan in ODI cricket with 11701 runs in 375 matches. In Tests, he is the third-highest run-getter with 8829 runs in 119 matches. In 2007, Inzamam retired from cricket. He has worked as the chief selector in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) from 2016 to 2019 and has also coached Afghanistan.