Shaheen Afridi, the rising pace sensation of the country, is flexing his muscles in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 event. While he didn’t start the tournament nicely but the speedster quickly learned and now showing his worth as Shaheen became the youngest bowler to claim a 4-wicket haul in a World Cup tournament.
Despite Mohammad Amir being in prolific arm, the 19-year old outshined him in the last 2 games and played a pivotal role in Pakistan’s comeback in the ongoing championship in England and Wales. All this has moved the skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed to applaud the quality of his gun pacer who looks hungry for more.
The 32-year old, while sharing his views at the post match presentation ceremony, lionized Shaheen’s mental strength for coming back strongly in the glitzy event. Sarfaraz revealed that the Khyber Agency born player is putting in a lot of effort with which he is reaping fruits. Delighted with team’s dramatic victory over Afghanistan, the Karachi born expressed his wish to see his team making it to the final-four stage of the competition.