'I thought about committing suicide three times': Mohammed Shami reveals the darkest moments of his life
NEW DELHI: Indian rhythm sensation Mohammed Shami On Saturday he spoke about the darkest moments of his life when he had thought about committing suicide three times.
In an Instagram Live session with a teammate Rohit Sharma Shami said after her injury at the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup that it took almost 18 months to return to the field. The long 18 months were very stressful for Shami.
The right-hand bowler said that after he started playing cricket again, he went through some personal problems. Also in 2018, Shami's separated wife Hasin Jahan He had accused the cricket player of domestic violence.
Shami said it was thanks to her family that she was able to face all the difficulties.
When I got injured in the 2015 World Cup, after that it took me 18 months to fully recover, that was the most painful moment of my life, it was a very stressful period. When I started playing again, I had to go through some personal problems, I think if my family did not support me I would not have succeeded, I also thought about committing suicide three times, Shami said.
Someone used to stay with me 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, it was not mentally good, my family was there for me, if your family is there then you can overcome any situation. If my family was not there, then I might have taken a bad step, but I thank my family for being with me all the time, he added.
Shami was last seen in action during the two-test series against New Zealand. The pacemaker would have been in action for the Punjab Kings XI If he IPL it had started on March 29.