Shahid Afridi

Sarfraz Ahmed appointed Pakistan Twenty20 captain

The Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday has announced the appointment of wicket-keeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed as the captain of the Pakistan Twenty20 International team.
5 April 2016
 

Shahid Afridi steps down as Pakistan T20I captain

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has stepped down as the captain of the Twent20 International team after the team's exit from the ICC World T20 in India.
3 April 2016

Shahid Afridi draws comparisons between Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi has compared Indian Test captain Virat Kohli to batting great Sachin Tendulkar by citing their match-winning capabilities.
26 March 2016

Afridi to be replaced as captain after ICC World T20 - Shahryar Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan stated that Shahid Afridi will be replaced as the captain of the Twenty20 International side after the conclusion of the ICC World T20 tournament.
21 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Chris Gayle

For scoring his second World Twenty20 century and powering West Indies to a comfortable victory over England in the 15th game of the tournament in Mumbai, Chris Gayle is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 March 2016

Pakistan's bowling attack holds the key against India - Afridi

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi has reposed faith in his team's bowling attack to challenge India in their much anticipated encounter in the ongoing ICC World T20.
15 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Alex Hales

For scoring 227 runs in the final three One-Day Internationals against South Africa at an average of 75, England opening batsman Alex Hales is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
15 February 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his series-clinching eight-wicket haul for England in the third Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
18 January 2016

Peshawar Zalmi launch foundation with aim to transcend cricket

Peshawar Zalmi, one of the five Pakistan Super League franchises, have announced plans to "transcend beyond the field of cricket" as they prepare for action in early 2016.
30 December 2015

Pakistan pumped up to face India - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi admitted that his team is pumped up to play the arch-rivals India in the upcoming 2016 World T20 encounter in Dharamsala.
18 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane is the Cricket World Player of the Week for scoring twin centuries for India in the fourth Test against South Africa in Delhi.
7 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Josh Hazlewood

Josh Hazlewood is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his nine-wicket haul in the game which set the win for Australia in the first-ever day-night Test against New Zealand in Adelaide.
30 November 2015

We will do our best to win - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi is adamant that his team will be doing their best to win in the upcoming three-match series against England.
26 November 2015

Worried about my form - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi is concerned that his poor form with the bat and the ball will be detrimental for the team ahead of the 2016 T20 World Cup.
5 October 2015

No reason to push for India series - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain, Shahid Afridi, sees no reason to push for a series against India, if their Asian neighbours display no interest to revive the cricketing ties.
18 September 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Steven Finn

For a man of the match winning performance in a phenomenal comeback into Tests, swinging the third Ashes Test decisively in England's favour, Steven Finn is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
3 August 2015

England have home advantage in Ashes - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi reckons that England will have an edge over Australia in the form of home advantage in the upcoming Ashes series which kicks off on 8th July in Cardiff.
17 June 2015

Shahid Afridi To Retire After T20 World Cup

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is set to retire from international cricket after the Twenty20 World Cup next year.
1 May 2015

Will Quit If I Am A Burden - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that he will retire from international cricket the day he feels he is a burden on the team.
28 April 2015

Kallis, Afridi, Taylor Shine In Carribean Premier League Draft

The Carribean Premier League (CPL) 2015 draft kicked off today at Jamaica with Lasith Malinga, Jacques Kallis, Shahid Afridi, Mahela Jayawardene and Ross Taylor are included in this year’s edition.
6 February 2015