16 Cricketers who turned the Political way
Updated - Aug 14, 2015 10:07 am
16 Cricketers who turned the Political way: We are all well aware that cricketers can sustain themselves on the 22 yards only till certain age. What about life after it? We have seen over the years that the cricketers don’t hesitate in exploring the other professions as well after their stint in cricket. Some pursue career in broadcasting which facilitate them to have connections with the game. Many discover their interest in entertainment field and turn to acting. But, there are handful cricketers as well who used their name and fame in a bid to empower people by getting into the political system of the country.
Today, we present the list of 16 Cricketers who turned the Political way:
1. Imran Khan (Pakistan):
This Lahore born lad knew how to make heroes out of players. One of the greatest all-rounders to have played the game, it was under Imran Khan’s inspirational leadership that Pakistan won the World Cup 1992. Khan is the founder as well as the Chairman of Pakistan’s Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) political party.