The Pakistani nation loves cricket, and they all love Shahid Afridi as well. Whenever the man walks on the pitch, either he gets bold on the first ball or he saves the whole team with a smashing win. There is not in between.
But this is not all; Boom Boom Afridi is also famous for his anger! We have listed down the most famous ones for you. Read on…
Just recently Afridi lost his temper over an Afghani cricketer Naveen-Ul-Haq, at the Lanka Premiere League, LPL2020. When after fellow cricketer Muhammad Amir constantly got abused by Naveen. In response, well Afridi got angry. Twitteratis though, took it very negatively. But supporters soon jumped up to defend “LALA.”
At one moment during a press conference, Afridi sarcastically replied to a journalist’s question with, “Haan mujhay aapse umeed thi ke aap aesae ghatiya sawaal karengey.” Which stirred quite a controversy in media but trolls and memers brigade took it and enjoyed it for a long while.
At another moment he verbally thrashed an older journalist with a remark on his age, that “Apne sawaal puchne ka tareeqa theek karain, umar ke hisaab se behtar andaaz mein sawaal karain. Yeh t-20 hourahi hai apke zamanay ki cricket nahe hou rahi.”
One cannot forget the famous tussle between Indian Cricketer Gautam Gambhir and Shahid Afridi in the India Vs Pakistan, ODI series 2007. The fight got personal on the occasion and the heat was felt on the pitch throughout the inning!