Pakistan cricket fans react to Team India’s retirement gift for Shahid Afridi

DECCAN CHRONICLE.
Published Apr 19, 2017, 4:26 pm IST
Updated Apr 19, 2017, 4:26 pm IST
Team India had sent a Virat Kohli jersey, signed by a number of Indian cricket team members, as a retirement gift for Shahid Afridi.
Team India showed a great gesture, after Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket. (Photo:AFP)
 Team India showed a great gesture, after Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket. (Photo:AFP)

Karachi: Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi enjoys a lot of popularity all over the world – even in rival nation India.

Afridi, who had announced his retirement from international cricket earlier this year, was received a special gift from Team India after his retirement from cricket.

virat kohli, shahid afridi

Apart from Team India skipper Virat Kohli, the jersey was signed by a number of Indian cricketers – Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Jasprit Bumrah, Suresh Raina, Pawan Negi, Mohammed Shami, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, R Ashwin, and Hardik Pandya.

The picture, which was posted on Twitter by a Pakistani journalist, went viral, earlier this week.

A number of Pakistani cricket fans took to Twitter to express their adulation for the Indian cricketers for this lovely gesture.

virat kohli, shahid afridi

virat kohli, shahid afridi

virat kohli, shahid afridi

virat kohli, shahid afridi

virat kohli, shahid afridi

virat kohli, shahid afridi

virat kohli, shahid afridi





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