Pakistan’s all-rounder Shahid Afridi, who is recovering from knee injury, has no intention of retiring from competitive cricket. Afridi tweeted after consulting his physician in Dubai that he was advised to rest two to three weeks to fitfully. He was injured during a practice session playing in Karachi King’s side of Pakistan Super League in Dubai. Because of this, he did not play in the playoff matches.
Shahid Afridi wrote on his Twitter handle, “I went to show my doctor in Dubai. The knee just has not been completely correct. I need three to four weeks just now Hopefully after that I will get the full fitness. Let’s pray for me. “Let’s say that 38-year-old Shahid Afridi, Pakistan’s most popular cricketer, had retired from international cricket last year, but he has continued to play in the T20 league all over the world.
Afridi’s return to international cricket, match against West Indies
Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi of Pakistan cricket team will play for ICC World XI in the Champions T-20 match against the West Indies at Lord’s. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed it in a release on Thursday. This charity match will be international, which will be played on May 31 in the Lord’s. England captain Eoin Morgan will be the captain of the World XI team.
Tell us that Shahid Afridi and Malik have been part of Pakistan’s team that won the T20 World Cup in 2009 at Lord’s. ICC told Afridi, “I am very happy to be selected for such good deeds, cricket is a family and it does not matter who we are playing against. We have this moral duty that Wherever there are support and support for people, we will come. ”
Significantly, Pakistan’s veteran player Shahid Afridi, in his second match, hit a hundred in 37 balls and took a new record. This record of Shahid Afridi was broken after 17 years. Shahid Afridi has scored 1716 runs in 48 innings of 27 Test matches. It also has 48 Test wickets.
Afridi has scored 8064 runs in 369 innings of 398 one-dayers. In addition, he has also taken 395 wickets in 372 ODI innings. In Shahid Afridi’s T-20 International, he has scored 1405 runs in 90 innings of 98 T-20 matches. It also has 97 wickets in hand.
Tell us that the West Indies team will be in the hands of Carlos Brathwaite for the Charity Twenty20 match. Apart from Brathwaite, Chris Gayle, Marlon Samuels, Samuel Badree and Andre Russell are also included in the team for this match. About one and a half years after Russell’s return to his national team.