Monday, 25 January 2021

Tag Archives: Shahid Afridi

ECB’s head of disability cricket lauds support from Shahid Afridi

LONDON: Ian Martin, the Head of Disability Cricket at the England and Wales Cricket Board has praised former dashing all-rounder Shahid Afridi for accepting the post of Honorary Chairman of the Pakistan Disabled Cricket Association recently. In his statement, Martin said that the inclusion of Boom Boom Afridi will give ...

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Shane Watson includes Shahid Afridi among top five T20 Bowler

LONDON: Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson believes Pakistani Erstwhile Skipper Shahid Afridi was a perfect Twenty20 bowler and has ranked Boom Boom on Number two in his list of the top five Twenty20 bowlers of all-time. The 39-year-old added Afridi at number two on his list due to his ability to take wickets at a very low economy ...

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Mahira sends good wishes to Shahid Afridi

BIRMINGHAM: Mahira Khan has extended good wishes and offered prayers for the speedy recovery of former skipper Shahid Khan Afridi, who has contracted the novel coronavirus. Afridi took to Twitter on Saturday to reveal that he had been experiencing severe body aches for a few days, and that his Covid-19 ...

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Gautam Gambhir wishes Shahid Afridi a speedy recovery

NEW DEHLI: Gautam Gambhir and Shahid Afridi may not have enjoyed the best of relations on the cricket field, and may even share different political opinions, but the former India cricketer has wished Afridi a ‘speedy recovery’. Afridi, in a tweet on Saturday, had said that he had been tested ...

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Afridi receives flak from Indian cricketers after remarks against Modi

KARACHI/NEW DELHI: Pakistan’s firebrand cricketer Shahid Khan Afridi is receiving a lot of flak from fellow Indian cricketers, including those who earlier rendered support to his causes, for making remarks against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his address during a charity drive, the Pakistani All-rounder called the Indian premier ...

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Shahid Afridi is ‘blessed’ to be surrounded by his daughters

LONDON: Big cricket star Shahid Afridi has said that his daughters brighten up his mornings. Sharing a cute photo with his daughters, Arwa and Asmara, on Twitter, Afridi wrote, “Blessed to be surrounded by my angels Arwa & Asmara.” “Asmara was waiting for Arwa to wake-up and give her that ...

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Shahid Afridi completed a century of ducks

DHAKA: Pakistan’s legendary former all-rounder Shahid Afridi completed a century of ducks in competitive cricket, while representing Dhaka Platoon against Rajshahi Royals in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). England’s all-rounder Ravi Bopara removed Afridi on his first ball which led to the embarrassing record. The all-rounder has been dismissed for ...

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Reema Khan runs into Sushmita Sen at a charity event

NEW YORK: Pakistani actor Reema Khan recently met Bollywood actor Sushmita Sen at an event in the US. The two divas were photographed together at a charity event for children with disabilities. Taking to Instagram, the 48-year-old star shared her picture with the former Miss Universe. Both of them look ...

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Shoaib Malik a better captaincy choice over Babar Azam, says Afridi

LONDON: Pakistan former captain Shahid Afridi believes that veteran batsman Shoaib Malik would have been a better T20I captaincy choice over Babar Azam, as ICC T20 World Cup 2020 approaches. “Babar Azam is no doubt the backbone of Pakistan batting line and a consistent performer for Pakistan, but I believe ...

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Shahid Afridi bats for girls’ education, announces campaign

KARACHI: Pakistan’s former captain and flamboyant cricketer Shahid Afridi – who was once criticized by women rights’ activists for his comments on women’s participation in sports – has announced to launch a campaign to promote girls’ education in country. The former captain was joined by his daughters Aqsa and Insha ...

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