Pakistan and international sport superstar, Wasim Akram, becomes IDF’s newest Blue Circle Champion and the first Champion from South East Asia.
At the age of 30, Akram was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Since then he has actively sought to be involved in various awareness campaigns for diabetes
Akram is regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers in the history of cricket. He holds the world record for most wickets in List A cricket and is considered to be the finest exponent of reverse swing bowling, earning him the nickname “king of swing”.
Wasim joins a growing legion of IDF Blue Circle Champions, inspiring people with diabetes worldwide.