LAHORE: Defending champion Multan Sultans’ skipper Mohammad Rizwan gained the internet along with his pretty gesture towards Lahore Qalandars’s captain Shaheen Shah Afridi throughout a PSL conflict between the 2 groups on the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore on Friday.
When the 2 skippers got here nose to nose in the course of the match, Afridi stared at him angrily after a failed runout try. He was utilizing his anger as a trick to confuse the batsman to take his wicket.
However his response shocked the netizens as Rizwan, as an alternative of getting offended, supplied him a hug however Afridi turned a again to the batter. In the meantime, Rizwan gave him an imaginary hug whereas smiling.
His act gained love and reward on social media as he set an instance of sportsmanship in the course of the match.
Rizwan’s pretty gesture is being extremely appreciated by the netizens.
Whereas sharing the video, Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs Shehryar Afridi lauded the Multan Sultans’ skipper and known as him a “true ambassador of Naya Pakistan”.
Sharing an image of the scene, journalist Faizan Lakhani wrote an ideal caption: “Aisay na mujhe tum dekho, seenay se lagaaa loonga.”
One other consumer Farid Khan mentioned, “Mohammad Rizwan is such a likeable character.”
“Hug gesture to Shaheen was adorable,” tweeted Captain ZAK.