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#LPL2020: Afridi reveals what he said to Afghan cricketer Naveen-ul-Haq after KT v GG match

Gladiators captain Shahid Afridi’s words to Naveen-ul-Haq for his conduct when the players were greeting each other became the social media highlight.

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After making it to headlines, Pakistan’s former skipper Afridi reveals what he said to Afghan cricketer Naveen-ul-Haq after the KT v GG, Lankan Premier League match on Monday night.

Gladiators captain Shahid Afridi was spotted sharing a word with Naveen-ul-Haq after the end of the match.

Tuskers’ Naveen-ul-Haq had spat of words with Mohammad Amir during the match and Afridi wasn’t amused!

Read more: Tempers flares a bit after Afridi’s Galle Gladiators beaten by Kandy Tuskers

Taking it to social media, Afridi in a tweet said, “My advise to the young player was simple, play the game and don’t indulge in abusive talk. I have friends in Afghanistan team and we have very cordial relations. Respect for teammates and opponents is the basic spirit of the game”.

On Monday, Tuskers beat Gladiators by 25 runs to register their first win of the tournament.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.