PSL 7: Shahid Afridi asks for rest from Quetta Gladiators management, say sources



2022-02-05 23:55:00

Quetta Gladiators all-rounder Shahid Afridi. — Twitter/File 
  • Afridi turns into most costly bowler in historical past of PSL for conceding 67 runs and taking one wicket in a four-over spell. 
  • The all-rounder breaks Islamabad United’s Zafar Gohar’s report — who gave 65 runs. 
  • Afridi didn’t attend the follow session on the Excessive-Efficiency Centre, the sources say. 

KARACHI: Quetta Gladiators’ star all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Saturday requested his group administration for rest after a foul spell in opposition to Islamabad United, sources aware of the matter advised Geo Information

Afridi grew to become the costliest bowler within the historical past of the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) for conceding 67 runs and one wicket in a four-over spell when Quetta took on Islamabad United on February 3. 

The all-rounder broke Islamabad United’s Zafar Gohar’s report of conceding most runs. 

Sources additionally shared that Afridi had additionally skipped Quetta’s follow session on the high-performance centre in Karachi.

Afridi had joined the Quetta squad after finishing COVID-19 isolation however was unable to bowl as per expectations.

The previous Pakistan skipper bowled a complete of 4 overs, the place he conceded 67 runs and managed to take solely a wicket. His most costly over was the final over (twentieth), the place he conceded 20 runs.

Followers assist Shahid Afridi

Twitterati, nonetheless, acquired behind Shahid Afridi and prolonged assist to the star cricketer.

New Zealand batter Colin Munro smashed three sixes in his first over, whereas Azam Khan hit two sixes in his third, and three in his fourth over earlier than he lastly picked his wicket.

Munro smashed two successive sixes as Afridi went for 18 runs in his first over. Whereas in his second over he went for 10 runs, however on the second ball Munro smoked an enormous six on long-on.

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