Shaheen Afridi Biography

Shaheen Afridi Biography

Shaheen Afridi is a left-arm pacer fast bowler. He is the Pakistan T20 national team captain and Lahore Qalandar in the Pakistan Super League.

Shaheen Afridi Biography

Shaheen Shah Afridi’s Debut in International Cricket

Shaheen Afridi’s Debut in ODI cricket PAK vs Afghanistan at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi 21 September 2021, and his T20 cricket PAK V West Indies at National Stadium, Karachi on 3 April 2018. Afridi’s Debut in test cricket, PAK vs New Zealand at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi on 3 December 2018.

Shaheen Afridi Records in Cricket

Shaheen Afridi Biography

Afridi is one of the most successful and decorated cricketers in the world.

Some of his achievements include:

  • During the 2019 World Cup, he became the youngest cricketer to take five wickets in a haul in a match against the Bangladesh team at the age of 19.
  • In his debut first-class match, he holds the record for best bowling figures by a Pakistani bowler (8 for 39 in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy).
  • The first Pakistani to win the Garfield Sobers trophy.

Shaheen Afridi Won Awards

  • PCB’s most impactful performance of the year was in 2021.
  • ICC men’s cricketer of the year, 2021.
  • ICC men’s cricketer of the year /Garfield Sobers Trophy, 2021.

More Details of Shaheen Shah Afridi

Shaheen Afridi got engaged to Shahid Afridi’s daughter, Ansha Afridi in 2021. Shaheen, married in a private ceremony on 3 February 2023.

More details Shaheen Afridi

Shaheen is a high-profile and successful athlete, and as such, he has faced his share of discussions over the years.

In 2019, Shaheen created a discussion after he made an alleged racist comment at a Pakistani journalist during a press meeting after a match. When a journalist sitting in the conference asked him a question, he replied, Thoda light apne aap pe karein, thoda sa nazar aaye mujhe” (Please throw some light on yourself so that I may see you clearly).