Tag: Shahid Afridi

Shahid Afridi’s comments on Gautam Gambhir spark outrage in India

Pakistan’s ex-skipper, Shahid Afridi — during an expert panel analysis that was aired on both Indian and Pakistani television channels — took a dig at former cricketer Gautam Gambhir. During the discussion, Afridi touched upon his tussle with former India opener Gautam Gambhir on social media. The duo had, a now infamous, altercation during an ODI in 2007 and the video is still viral among fans of both countries.

Former Pakistan cricket team captain, Shahid Afridi, test positive for COVID-19

Former captain of the Pakistan cricket team Shahid Afridi has tested positive for the coronavirus, he revealed in a tweet on Saturday. Afridi said that he had been “feeling unwell since Thursday and his body had been aching badly”. He requested his fan’s prayers for a “speedy recovery”. Cricketers of Pakistani team have also wished Afridi well. 

Shahid Afridi and Gautam Gambhir involved in another Twitter spat

Shahid Afridi and Gautam Gambhir are making rounds on social media for yet another Twitter spat. Afridi who called all Pakistanis to respond to Prime Minister’s call on Kashmir Hour, was childlishly responded by Gambhir. Afridi gave a befitting response, reminding everyone of a comment Paddy Upton, the Indian cricket team’s former mental conditioning coach had made about Gautam Gambhir.