ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 / Players / Shahid Afridi
Full name Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi
Born March 1, 1980, Khyber Agency
Current age 36 years 327 days
Major teams Pakistan, Asia XI, Deccan Chargers, Dhaka Gladiators, Fly Emirates XI, Griqualand West, Habib Bank Limited, Hampshire, ICC World XI, Karachi, Karachi Region Blues, Leicestershire, Melbourne Renegades, Northamptonshire, Peshawar Zalmi, South Australia, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Playing role Allrounder
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak googly
- Shahid Afridi and Arafat Sunny dismantle Khulna (Nov 10, 2016)
- Umar Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad demoted in PCB's contract list (Oct 27, 2016)
- Afridi hands over Peshawar Zalmi captaincy to Sammy (Oct 20, 2016)
- Move to give Afridi farewell series shelved (Sep 17, 2016)
- Kent hold their nerve against Afridi-Sammy assault (Jun 8, 2016)
Some of the reactions on Twitter to Virat Kohli's record-equalling hundred during India's chase in Pune
In the past week, we have seen two shots that left us awestruck: Virat Kohli's jab that sailed over midwicket and Najibullah Zadran's six over the extra-cover boundary despite slipping in the process. Will either of the two top this compilation?
Stats highlights from the first ODI between India and England in Pune
Some of India's finest wins have come with Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni in harness at the crease. At Cuttack they rolled back the years to extraordinary effect
The Twitter world rose up to applaud Yuvraj Singh's hundred, in his second game since being recalled to India's ODI squad
Currently, Ajinkya Rahane doesn't quite have the body of work in ODIs that merit his inclusion. What can he do to press for selection in the Champions Trophy?
His Test stats as batsman and bowler compare favourably with some of the best allrounders, which is why his second-innings dismissal in Wellington is all the more puzzling
The shot Shakib Al Hasan played to be dismissed on day five at Basin Reserve defies explanation. It also prompts a few questions
As batting and bowling in ODIs takes on more of the attacking virtues of T20 cricket, where does the format stand as a product of its own?