India batsman Rahul Dravid tells Ex- Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar is free is point out his feeling and he is unperturbed by the remarks the latter made in his life story ‘Controversially Yours’.
Shoaib Akhtar said in his book that Sachin Tendulkar and Dravid aren’t match-winners, which furious BCCI and Indian cricket lovers, who’ve asked an apology.
In his respond, Dravid said, “I’m neither hassled, nor surprised or even annoyed. He’s an opinion, and so is free to express. I have been around for too long to be perturbed by these matters.”
Shoaib Akhtar’s remarks drew criticism from his ex- team-mates Wasim Akram, Shoaib Malik and ex- Pakistan cricketer Sarfaraz Nawaz.