Shaheen Afridi’s right knee injury re-emerged during the T20 World Cup final on Sunday.
Shaheen Shah Afridi’s inclusion in including the home Test series against England and New Zealand has become doubtful amid resurface of knee injury.
Pakistan’s ace pacer suffered a blow on his right knee during the T20 World Cup final on Sunday after he landed awkwardly during the match and couldn’t continue his over.
The team management has decided to judge the seriousness of his injury on the team’s return to Pakistan
According to the team official, Afridi’s same right knee which troubled him of late hit the ground when he took Brook’s catch. It definitely is a sort of recurrence of the same injury. The seriousness of his injury is yet to be determined.”
As per the news source, Shaheen Afridi could well be seen missing the entire Test series against England.
The fast pacer would now require a lengthy rest and treatment to overcome his knee problem once and for all.
Pakistan suffered a massive blow in the T20 cup final as Afridi could not finish his spell.
Shaheen came to bowl in the 16th over when England still needing 41 runs off the last 30 balls.
Struggling to walk, Shaheen did deliver a full and wide yorker to Liam Livingstone, but couldn’t continue further.
Iftikhar Ahmed completed the over, but leaked a four and a six while bowling to Ben Stokes.
After the 16th over, the Three Lions stepped on the gas and chased the target down with six balls to spare.
Following the defeat in the final of the T20 World Cup 2022 on Sunday,Pakistan skipper Babar Azam said that Shaheen Shah Afridi’s injury cost Pakistan ‘a different result’.
Babar Azam said that Shaheen Shah Afridi’s injury turned out to be the turning point for Pakistan in the final.
Shaheen Afridi’s has left the cricket fans worried about his well being and his career in future.
— Sania 🇵🇰 (@ghumhoursonly) November 13, 2022
— Itx Ahsan🖤 (@AhsanFarooq708) November 13, 2022
— Saad Ali (@SaadAli28229203) November 13, 2022
The pain is Real #ShaheenShahAfridi
20 to 25 runs short due to poor batting
but great effort by bowling unit👏👏
Captaincy is good but #chacha and some other lads 💔
dil toots . Karma ki ….#TeamPakistan #BabarAzam #BabarAzam𓃵 pic.twitter.com/LEZQRp9R6C
— Atib Ul Hasan (@Atib__Sardar) November 13, 2022
Win or loss is part of the game! what matters the most is GAME, and you played like a champions 👏👏👏
Set aside the whole match and look at the phenomenal delivery of #ShaheenShahAfridi 👑#PAKvENG #BabarAzam𓃵#NaseemShah #harisrauf #TeamPakistan 🙌 pic.twitter.com/oiRLFmCF9m
— Shehriyar Ahmed 🇵🇰 (@shehriyarahmed5) November 13, 2022
We lost match after shaheen Shah left ground with heavy heart and tears🥲
But truly said "its the WC final vs a young man's career. they have to pick the young man's career"💔
Many wc and glories await champ🥲🥲🖤#WorldCup2022 #ShaheenShahAfridi pic.twitter.com/apkmEpr534
— Bint mehar (@Bintmehar1) November 13, 2022