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The 2012 IPL Champions, Kolkata Knight Riders, will be bolstered as Wasim Akram returns as their bowling consultant in IPL 7. Wasim missed out the 2013 season but has now returned once again.
In the quest of providing an edge to SRK’s IPL unit in IPL 7, former Pakistan captain has rejoined KKR in the preparations ahead of the league.
KKR are amongst first teams that have landed in UAE for first phase of IPL and will be cherished with return of Wasim Akram who has been entitled as “Swing ka Sultan” in international circuits.
Akram joined the KKR dug-out for 3 consecutive seasons from 2010-2012 fancies the team’s chances of making it to the last stages of the tournament in IPL 7. Akram tweeted on twitter before leaving to UAE saying that his KKR boys look in great mindset and shape and he’ll be joining the camp pretty soon.
The champions of 2012, Kolkata Knight Riders, will be playing the opening match of the tournament against the defending champions, Mumbai Indians, that is scheduled at Abu Dhabi this Wednesday. With Akram coaching the KKR pacers, they are expected to bring splendors to their side and play a major role in taking the side to the victory stand.