The pace department of Lahore Qalandars will be led by the bowling sensation Shaheen Shah Afridi who was picked in the emerging category last year. Quickly honing his skills and updating his arsenal, the sensational paceman is confident of giving his best shot.
In the recently concluded tour of South Africa, the tall cricketer raised many eyebrows and went on to fetch admiration from greats like Michael Holding and Graeme Smith. Shaheen’s next stop is the forthcoming season of Pakistan Super League (PSL) where it all started for him.
Arriving in Dubai for the fourth edition of Pakistan’s most cherished T20 tournament, the Khyber Agency born player shared his excitement for the competition. He will join the likes of Rahat Ali, Aizaz Cheema and Haris Rauf to form a decent pace battery for Lahore.
The astute pacer shared that he will look to continue his good form and help Lahore regain the lost pride. Lahore Qalandars will face the challenge of defending champions Islamabad United in their opening encounter.