Shahid Afridi

T10 cricket is here - Shahid Afridi, Eoin Morgan, Kumar Sangakkara head list of stars

T10 cricket is here - Shahid Afridi, Eoin Morgan, Kumar Sangakkara head list of stars

The tournament will last just four days, Dec 21-14, and the ten-overs-a-side matches will spread over 90 minutes (45 minutes each side) in Sharjah.
 

Oct 04, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
Watch: Chris Gayle becomes first batsman to hit 100 sixes in T20I

Watch: Chris Gayle becomes first batsman to hit 100 sixes in T20I

In the list of most sixes, Gayle is followed by former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum (91), Shane Watson ( 83), David Warner (74) and Shahid Afridi (73).

Sep 17, 2017, 00:42 AM IST
World XI would have been even better with Indian players, says Shahid Afridi

World XI would have been even better with Indian players, says Shahid Afridi

The 14-member ICC World XI side, led by South Africa's Faf du Plessis, is scheduled to play three T20 matches in Lahore on September 12, 13, and 15.

Sep 11, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Will not attend my farewell to be hosted by PCB: Younis Khan

Will not attend my farewell to be hosted by PCB: Younis Khan

The said farewell is reportedly also meant for Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi.

Sep 10, 2017, 04:51 AM IST
Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, Yusuf Pathan to line up for World XI against Sri Lanka XI

Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, Yusuf Pathan to line up for World XI against Sri Lanka XI

The proposed charity Twenty20 game in Colombo was supposed to be played on September 8, however, it has now been postponed with the new date yet to be revealed.

Aug 30, 2017, 11:00 AM IST
Shahid Afridi to miss Global T20 League due to commitments with Dhaka Dynamites in BPL

Shahid Afridi to miss Global T20 League due to commitments with Dhaka Dynamites in BPL

Former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi was among the 90 players shortlisted for the Global T20 League to be played in South Africa in November this year. However today, Afridi took to social media to announce that he would miss out on the inaugural edition of the league.

Aug 26, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
Shahid Afridi reaches out to Indian players, says would have been great to see them play in Pakistan

Shahid Afridi reaches out to Indian players, says would have been great to see them play in Pakistan

One of Pakistan’s favourite cricketing sons Shahid Afridi took to Twitter to welcome the move get cricket back to his country and in the same message, reached out to Indian players who he would have liked to see in the series.

Aug 26, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Shahid Afridi, Alex Hales among 90 shortlisted foreign players for T20 Global League

Shahid Afridi, Alex Hales among 90 shortlisted foreign players for T20 Global League

Hales made a brilliant 116 not out off only 64 balls in a T20I against Sri Lanka while Afridi just this past week hit a century off 42 balls for Hampshire in England's T20 blast.

Aug 24, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Ninety foreign players, including retired greats included in draft for South Africa's Global T20 League

Ninety foreign players, including retired greats included in draft for South Africa's Global T20 League

T20 Global League Player Draft International marquee players: Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga, Brendon McCullum, Eoin Morgan, Kevin Pietersen, Kieron Pollard, Jason Roy. 

Aug 24, 2017, 12:09 PM IST
WATCH: Shahid Afridi goes all 'boom boom' to slam 42-ball hundred in NatWest T20 Blast

WATCH: Shahid Afridi goes all 'boom boom' to slam 42-ball hundred in NatWest T20 Blast

The Pakistan all-rounder was promoted up the order, opening the batting for his side and he certainly lived up to the billing, smashing seven sixes in his 101.

Aug 23, 2017, 09:12 AM IST
Shahid Afridi's 42-ball hundred inspires Hampshire into NatWest T20 Blast semis

Shahid Afridi's 42-ball hundred inspires Hampshire into NatWest T20 Blast semis

All-rounder Afridi hit seven sixes and 10 fours to power Hampshire to 249 for eight, their highest T20 score.

Aug 23, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
Shahid Afridi wishes India on I-Day, bats for peace, tolerance, love

Shahid Afridi wishes India on I-Day, bats for peace, tolerance, love

Every year, the Asian neighbours celebrate their Independence Days within a gap of 24 hours of each other.

Aug 15, 2017, 08:35 AM IST
Shahid Afridi thanks Virat Kohli for donating bat for his foundation; India skipper replies instantly

Shahid Afridi thanks Virat Kohli for donating bat for his foundation; India skipper replies instantly

Earlier, Team India had presented Kohli's ODI jersey with signatures of team members on its back to Afridi when her retired.

Aug 01, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Ramiz Raja questions logic of giving Grade A contract to MS Dhoni

Ramiz Raja questions logic of giving Grade A contract to MS Dhoni

Raja highlighted the importance of playing the longest format of the game and argued against the logic of giving a Grade A contract to players like MS Dhoni and Shahid Afridi when they had retired from Test cricket.

Jul 05, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
WATCH: Shahid Afridi doesn't know the meaning of leg before wicket and his fans cannot believe it

WATCH: Shahid Afridi doesn't know the meaning of leg before wicket and his fans cannot believe it

Despite having played cricket for nearly two decades, the 37-year-old doesn't know the meaning of leg before wicket.

Jun 16, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Joe Root's early wicket can cause jitters in English camp, says Shahid Afridi

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Joe Root's early wicket can cause jitters in English camp, says Shahid Afridi

"The game tomorrow provides Hafeez, Malik and other seniors in the team this opportunity and I really hope that they raise their hand and deliver an inspired performance that can be remembered for years to come," Afridi wrote

Jun 14, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
NZ vs BAN: Twitterati hail Bangladesh after miraculous win over New Zealand in ICC Champions Trophy 2017

NZ vs BAN: Twitterati hail Bangladesh after miraculous win over New Zealand in ICC Champions Trophy 2017

It was not something new that Bangladesh pulled off against New Zealand, at Cardiff on Friday. It has been more of a habit for the Tigers to carve a miracle at ICC events. And unlucky as you may say, the Kiwis were at the other end when a phenomenal partnership of 224 runs woven by Shakib Al Hasan(114) and Mahmudullah(102) showed them the exit door.

Jun 10, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: Virat Kohli's wicket would be key for Pakistan against favourites India, says Shahid Afridi

ICC Champions Trophy: Virat Kohli's wicket would be key for Pakistan against favourites India, says Shahid Afridi

Comparing India and Pakistan's recent performances, Afridi thinks that India are more likely to beat Pakistan in the upcoming clash.

Jun 02, 2017, 21:03 PM IST
Pakistan legend Shahid Afridi returns to Hampshire for T20 Blast

Pakistan legend Shahid Afridi returns to Hampshire for T20 Blast

The former Pakistan captain had previous stints with Hampshire in 2011 and 2016.

May 19, 2017, 00:11 AM IST
Shahid Afridi reopens old wounds, says Gautam Gambhir can’t get over their on-field feud

Shahid Afridi reopens old wounds, says Gautam Gambhir can’t get over their on-field feud

Both Afridi and Gambhir have featured in some intense India-Pakistan clashes. In 2007, they were involved in a heated verbal spat with lots of animation after the two players collided when Gambhir was going for a single in Kapur.

May 04, 2017, 21:03 PM IST