Wasim Akram Ties Knot with Shaniera Thompson in Lahore – Full Wedding Ceremony.Pakistani cricket King of Swing Wasim Akram marriage with Australian bride Shaniera Thompson in Lahore on August 12, 2013.Saeed Anwar perform their Nikha.Nikah ceremony (mandatory for Muslim marriage) took place in Lahore in a small family gathering. Only family members were present in the event. Before marriage Shaniera Thompson also accept Islam at hand on Saeed Anwar former Pakistan opener batsman. if it possible we will updates Wasim Akram Ties Knot with Shaniera Thompson videos, photos and full ceremony pics at here.
Wasim, 47, proposed to Ms Thompson, 30, a former public relations consultant from Brighton, on bended knee last month.Pakistan reports said Wasim and Ms Thompson went to Lahore to see the cricket legend’s ailing father, where the marriage was solemnized. Last month, Ms Thompson told the Herald Sun she has converted to Islam, and will call Pakistan home.
The pair met in Melbourne in 2011 and Akram said he was happy he had found love.Wasim said Thompson had converted to Islam and is learning Urdu. “She has embraced Islam and is learning our language. She has been close to my sons and they form a very good bond,” said Wasim of his two sons from his first marriage. Wasim played 104 Tests and 356 one-day internationals for Pakistan in a career lasting from 1984 to 2003. He was regarded as one of the best left-arm fast bowlers to have played the game and remains a major celebrity in Pakistan.
Wasim Akram Ties Knot with Shaniera Thompson in Lahore
Wasim was player of the tournament in the country’s only triumph in the World Cup, in Australia in 1992. He captained Pakistan to a runner-up finish in the 1999 World Cup in England. According to media reports a grand reception is expected to be held in September or November.
“I never thought I would get married again, but I am lucky and very happy to find love again,” he said. “It just goes to show that life can give you a second chance.”
Akram has two boys from his first marriage, aged 15 and 12. He said Ms Thompson “has been close to my sons and they form a very good bond”.Wasim said that Shinera will settle in Pakistan. She has reportedly converted to Islam.
Wasim, who has two sons from his previous marriage, hopes that the marriage will be good for the entire family. Shaniera, on her part, is making an effort to learn Urdu and has converted to Islam in order to adapt to her new home.