Friday, 20 September 2019

Tag Archives: Shahid Afridi

Shahid Afridi praises leading run-scorer Virat Kohli

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi congratulated Virat Kohli after he again became the only batsman to average 50 runs in all three formats of the game. Virat’s unbeaten 72 runs in the second T20I against South Africa boosted his average in the shortest format from 49.35 to 50.85. It means ...

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Afridi congrats Malinga for breaking record ‘in his format’

LAHORE: Pakistan former captain Shahid Afridi congratulated Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga for breaking his record, after the Lankan speedster overtook Afridi becoming the most successful bowler in Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) cricket. “Congrats Lasith Malinga on becoming the highest wicket taker in my format. Good luck on becoming the first to ...

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Gambhir lashes out at Afridi over Kashmir tweet, Afridi hits back

NEW DELHI/KARACHI: Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has slammed ex-Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi after the latter said that he will soon visit the Line of Control (LoC) to “express solidarity with our Kashmiri brethren” following the government’s decision to abrogate Article 370 which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir. ...

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Shoaib Malik thrashes Shahid Afridi’s Wolves in GT20

TORONTO: Pakistan veteran middle order batsman Shoaib Malik booked his team the Vancouver Knights a place in the finals of Global T20 Canada, thrashing Shahid Afridi’s Brampton Wolves in the first qualifier of the tournament at Brampton. Malik top scored for his side with 46 off 26 deliveries, featuring three ...

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Afridi, Gambhir in Twitter spat over Kashmir

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD: Former stars of fierce cricket rivals India and Pakistan traded online barbs Tuesday over New Delhi’s explosive decision to strip Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) of its autonomous status. Indian ex-cricketer Gautam Gambhir took a swipe at Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi after he urged the United Nations to intervene in the move ...

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Afridi smashes match-winning 81 in Global T20 Canada

TORONTO: Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi rolled back the years as he smashed a blistering half-century for Brampton Wolves in their Global T20 Canada fixture against Edmonton Royals. The all-rounder made 81 runs off 40 deliveries with the help of 10 boundaries and five sixes, with his knock helping his ...

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Afridi as brand ambassador for T10 Cricket League QPL

DOHA: The Qatar Cricket Association has announced the Qatar Premier T10 Cricket League (QPL) to be played in the Gulf state with 4-6 teams this year. Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has been taken on board as brand ambassador for the matches. “I would like to announce that the Qatar Cricket ...

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Qandeel Baloch remembered on 3rd death anniversary

LAHORE – The third death anniversary of Fouzia Azeem, aka Qandeel Baloch the social media sensation who came to a tragic end after her brother allegedly strangled her to death was observed on Monday. Qandeel was killed in July 2016. Her brother confessed to the murder, saying her actions had ...

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Afridi: Blackcaps played brilliant game against India: Afridi

BIRMINGHAM: The Cricket World Cup semifinal between New Zealand and India was a stunning game and though I had predicted an England-India final, the Blackcaps did really well to qualify for the final, former Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi reacted on social media after New Zealand beat India to enter the ...

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Shahid Afridi lashes out at Gautam Gambhir yet again

LONDON: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has once again lashed out at his old nemesis ex-Indian opening batsman Gautam Gambhir for his remarks regarding the cricketing relationships between the two sides. “Do you think Gautam used his wits while talking about this? Does this look like something which a sensible ...

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