Photo Gallery: Imran Khan's Political Transformation 05/02/2013
 A professional cricket player for 21 years, Khan (shown here at a rally in...
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A professional cricket player for 21 years, Khan (shown here at a rally in Islamabad in October 2012) was one of the world's most successful athletes. And now, at 60, he is the current star in the campaign for Pakistan's national elections on May 11. According to the polls, he is already more popular than the president and the prime minister combined.