Shahid Afridi

IPL 2021: Shahid Afridi question SA players loyalty for choosing T20 league

Pakistan won the ODI series with a 28-run win in the third ODI but former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has questioned Cricket South Africa’s decision to release several of their key players early.

Apr 08, 2021, 07:58 AM IST

Shahid Afridi’s daughter to be engaged to Pakistan paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi

The former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi offered his blessings to Shaheen Shah Afridi both and off the field while making the announcement. 

Mar 08, 2021, 09:09 AM IST

Is Shahid Afridi the youngest cricketer to notch ODI ton, latest tweet says NO!

Shahid Afridi's record of 37-ball century against Sri Lanka in 1996, which he scored at the age of 16 has come under the scanner. Afridi held the record for being the youngest cricketer to slam a ton in the 50-over format, but after his latest tweet, it's evident that the former Pakistan all-rounder had actually scored the ton at the age of 20. 

Mar 01, 2021, 19:47 PM IST

In Pics: Rovman Powell and Sohail Tanvir show in Abu Dhabi T10 League

Fiery spells by medium-pacers Ali Khan and Amad Butt for Delhi Bulls helped their team restrict Pune Devils to a paltry 57 for 7 to ensure an emphatic eight-wicket win in the Abu Dhabi T10 League on Tuesday night. In another match, Northern Warriors power-hitters carried their team to their fourth successive victory in five matches after beating Deccan Gladiators. While Pakistan all-rounder Sohail Tanvir turned back the clock for Qalandars, picking up 3/22 to help his team post a four-wicket win over Maratha Arabians.

Feb 03, 2021, 14:39 PM IST

In Pics: Nicholas Pooran tees off in Abu Dhabi T10 League and more action

West Indies batsman Nicholas Pooran blasted 89 off just 26 balls for Northern Warriors against Bangla Tigers in Abu Dhabi T10 League. The Warriors posted 162/4 and in reply Bangla Tigers only managed to score 132/3 in 10 overs with Andre Fletcher scoring 53 and Chirag Suri scoring 42 not out. Here are pics from some of the best action from Abu Dhabi T10 League on Sunday (January 31).

Feb 01, 2021, 13:56 PM IST

Shahid Afridi encounters visa issues after landing in UAE for upcoming T10 league

Cricket's shortest format Abu Dhabi T10 league is all set to take place from January 28 to February 6 at the Zayed Cricket Stadium. Defending champions Maratha Arabians will take on the Northern Warriors in the season opener. The tournament will also see several T20 stars - Chris Gayle, DJ Bravo, Shoaib Malik, and Shahid Afridi - making an appearance in the competition.  

Jan 27, 2021, 19:15 PM IST

Shahid Afridi asks former Pakistan greats to follow Rahul Dravid's footsteps in grooming young talents

He noted that greats like Inzamam-ul-Haq, Younis Khan and Muhammad Yousuf can do a lot in shaping and polishing the young cricketing talent of Pakistan.

Jan 17, 2021, 06:39 AM IST

Yuzvendra Chahal equals Jasprit Bumrah's record for most wickets for India in men's T20Is

On Sunday, Chahal returned with figures of 1/51 in his four overs during the second T20I of the ongoing three-match series against Australia at the SCG.

Dec 06, 2020, 16:56 PM IST

WATCH: 'I was scoring 100's before you were born', Twitterati reacts as Shahid Afridi shouts expletives at opposition player

In a recent Lanka Premier League game, Galle Gladiators captain Shahid Afridi got into a heated argument with Kandy Tuskers' Naveen-ul-Haq. Even though the Pakistani all-rounder has retired from international cricket, he still plays for various T20 franchises across the globe.

Dec 01, 2020, 17:09 PM IST

‘You miss full tosses too’: Learn how Twitterati trolled Shahid Afridi when he missed his flight for Lanka Premier League

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi will be captaining the Galle Gladiators in the inaugural edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL). However, he missed his flight for Colombo and fans hilariously trolled him for the same.

Nov 24, 2020, 20:52 PM IST

'Please bowl slow next time': After getting out first ball in PSL game, Shahid Afridi lauds Lahore Qalandars' pacer Haris Rauf

In a recent PSL Playoffs game, Multan Sultans' Shahid Afridi was dismissed his very first ball by Lahore Qalandars' Haris Rauf. Following the dismissal, Rauf had folded his hands in apology to the legendary Afridi.

Nov 17, 2020, 19:49 PM IST

PSL: Haris Rauf apologizes after dismissing Shahid Afridi for golden duck, Watch!

In the recent PSL Playoff game, Shahid Afridi, batting for Multan Sultans, was dismissed on his very first ball by Lahore Qalandar's Haris Rauf. However, after dismissing Afridi, Rauf folded his hands in apology as a mark of respect.

Nov 16, 2020, 16:18 PM IST

Shahid Afridi’s ‘dangerous’ helmet in PSL game brings batsman’s safety into question

Shahid Afridi wore a helmet which did not have a top grill in the recent PSL Playoff game between Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings. The incident sparked a huge debate on batsman's safety on the cricket pitch.

Nov 15, 2020, 20:00 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar was scared to face Shoaib Akhtar but he won't accept it, claims Shahid Afridi

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has reiterated that legendary Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar was scared of facing ex-Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar. It is to be noted that Afridi had first made this claim in 2011.

Jul 08, 2020, 13:43 PM IST

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi tests positive for coronavirus

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has confirmed that he has been tested positive for the novel coronavirus that continues to threathen the entire world.

Jun 13, 2020, 14:59 PM IST

Do something for your failed nation, leave Kashmir alone: Suresh Raina slams Shahid Afridi

Out-of-favour batsman Suresh Raina has joined the bandwagon of Indian cricketers lashing out at former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi over his recent controversial comments on Kashmir.

May 18, 2020, 14:14 PM IST

Harbhajan Singh, Yuvraj Singh regret appeal for help to Shahid Afridi's foundation

Afridi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of committing religious atrocities in India in a video that has gone viral on social media.

May 18, 2020, 00:43 AM IST

Gautam Gambhir hits back at Shahid Afridi over controversial Kashmir remarks

Afridi had earlier said that it 'does not take a religious belief to feel the agony of Kashmiris...just a right heart at the right place.'
 

May 17, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

Shahid Afridi buys Mushfiqur Rahim's auctioned bat to raise funds for coronavirus victims

The International Cricket Council (ICC) took to its official Twitter handle and informed its followers that Mushfiqur has found a buyer.

May 16, 2020, 13:35 PM IST

Coronavirus: PCB decides to help cricketers, match officials and staff members

With limited funds available, the PCB has decided an eligibility criteria to ensure only the deserving candidates are supported.

May 03, 2020, 14:20 PM IST