AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Shahid Afridi, who will play for Northamptonshire in the first six rounds of English cricket's 2015 T20 Blast competition, holds the record for the most sixes in one-day internationals with 342 to his credit.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday January 26, 2015
One of the most spectacular hitters of a cricket ball the game has know, the 34-year-old Afridi -- nicknamed 'Boom Boom' for his dynamism with the bat -- holds the record for the most sixes in one-day internationals with 342 to his credit.
Press Trust of India | Sunday January 25, 2015
Both Afridi and Misbah-ul-Haq have said they will retire from ODIs after the World Cup and while Afridi will continue to captain the national T20 team until the 2016 World Cup, Misbah has said he will only focus on leading the Test side.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Shahid Afridi held the record for the fastest ODI hundred for nearly 17 years after blasting 102 off 37 balls against Sri Lanka in Nairobi. It was bettered by New Zealand's Corey Anderson in 2013 in Queenstown against the West Indies by just one ball...
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
Captain Misbah-ul-Haq, Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Irfan, Ehsan Adil, Umar Akmal visited the school and then the hospital where the children, who were injured in the deadly attack, are under treatment.
AssociatedPress | Thursday January 15, 2015
Younis Khan is one of Pakistan's fittest players and forced his way back into the World Cup squad after his scintillating batting form. Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi have already announced plans to retire from ODIs.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
Shahid Afridi said he was a big fan of Virat Kohli's cricketing skills but said he needs to improve as a leader of the pack.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Shahid Afridi's announcement last week that he was quitting one-day cricket after next year's World Cup has left his millions of fans pondering: who to watch after him?
Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
A spokesman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Board said the show cause notices were issued as the players had violated the terms of their central contracts that clearly state they could not participate in any commercial activity without permission of th...
NDTVSports,Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday December 21, 2014
Pakistani veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi made his ODI debut in 1996 and has played 389 matches till date.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday December 19, 2014
Chasing a daunting 276-run target vs New Zealand, Pakistan were bowled out for 207 in 43.3 overs with paceman Matt Henry returning career best figures of 5-30.
Monday December 15, 2014
Missing from action due to a hamstring injury, Misbah-ul-Haq has been replaced by Shahid Afridi in the ODI series against New Zealand. Misbah's World Cup campaign will depend on his fitness, says Pakistan Cricket Board.
AssociatedPress | Sunday December 14, 2014
Shahid Afridi took 3 for 37 after smashing 55 off 26 balls as Pakistan bowled out New Zealand for 217 having posted 364/7.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday December 12, 2014
Both Mahela Jayawardene and Shahid Afridi have been named in the provisional squads released by Sri Lanka and Pakistan respectively. If they play, the ICC World Cup next year would be their fifth appearance in the marquee event.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday December 8, 2014
Haris Sohail scored an unbeaten 85 while Shahid Afridi made a 51-ball 61 with seven boundaries and a six as Pakistan chased down a 247-run target in 49.3 overs.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 8, 2014
Shahid Afridi was forced to issue a statement last month reiterating his full support for Misbah after he made some comments after the third one-day international against Australia on the captaincy issue in Abu Dhabi.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
At a powerpacked gathering of World Cup-winning captains, it was a unanimous say that though Pakistan are a talented and unpredictable team, they don't stand a chance in the upcoming 50-over Cup. Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq though begged t...
Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
Shahid Afridi and former PCB chairman Ejaz Butt have a rocky relationship. The latter was responsible for the former's sacking as T20 and ODI captain in his first stint.
AssociatedPress | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Shahid Afridi irked Pakistan Cricket Board officials on Sunday by saying after the third one-day international loss to Australia that the PCB should decide now who will lead the team in next year's World Cup tournament.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Pakistan Cricket Board president Shaharyar Khan said Shahid Afridi could face disciplinary action. Afridi had said a final decision should be made on who would lead the team during World Cup next year.
NDTVSports | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Shahid Afridi said no two captains are the same and insisted he developed his exciting brand of cricket and leadership thanks to the aggression of the Pakistani people.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
Poor form has forced Pakistan Cricket Board to look for captain Misbah-ul-Haq's successor even as the World Cup looms large.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
In a match that Pakistan lost by a run to surrender the series 3-0 to Australia, Misbah-ul-Haq was 'rested.'? Former cricketer Shoaib Akhtar has slammed the decision and says there should be no confusion in team before the World Cup.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday October 13, 2014
Pakistan lost 3-0 to Australia in the recent ODI series in UAE and Shahid Afridi feels if his team is struggling on these pitches, tracks Down Under will surely be a bigger challenger for his teammates.