Photos: Slick tricks with freestyle footballer Akshay Yadav in Mumbai
Akshay Yadav, 23, a Mumbai native is self taught football freestyler. Years of practice has him counted among the top freestylers from India. He wishes to make this flourish-focused offshoot of the world’s most played sport popular in the country and increase awareness about it. The 23-year-old who picked up this sport when he was in school, and became a national champion six years ago, is now representing India at the World Football Freestyle Championships in Prague, which are running from August 21 to August 25.