T20 WC 2022, IND vs PAK: There is good news for Pakistan just before the T20 World Cup. Pakistan team’s fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi will be seen playing in the T20 World Cup. He has fit perfectly. Pakistan will play the first match against India on 23 October. Shaheen Shah is fit for this match. The President of Pakistan Cricket Board, Rameez Raja has given this information.
What is bad news for Pakistan team?
There is also a bad news for Pakistan before the World Cup. Leg spinner Usman Qadir has injured himself. He has a hairline fracture in his finger. Talking to Pakistani channel Dawn News, Rameez Raja said that ‘we will see what option we have other than this player, Fakhar Zaman is also getting better. He too will be fully fit soon.
Shaheen Shah Afridi was troubled by knee injury
Pakistan team’s star left arm fast bowler Shaheen was running out of the team due to a knee injury. He missed the Asia Cup. Then he could not even play in the home T20 series against England. However, now he is fully fit.
Shaheen Shah wants to play practice match before World Cup
Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Rameez Raja has told that ‘he has recently spoken to Shaheen Shah Afridi. Shaheen is 110 per cent fit for the match against India. He wants to play two warm-up matches before the start of the T20 World Cup to regain his momentum.
What is the specialty of Shaheen Shah Afridi?
At present, he is the strongest link in the Pakistan team. Shaheen’s speed and incoming balls are his strength. The special thing is that Shaheen takes wickets in the first over of about 70% of matches in T20 Internationals.
Shaheen Shah Afridi can be a threat to India
Shaheen Shah Afridi took the wicket of Rohit Sharma in the very first over against India in the T20 World Cup played in 2021 last year. After this he also dismissed KL Rahul and Virat Kohli. Team India had to face defeat by 10 wickets in that match. This was India’s first defeat at the hands of Pakistan in the World Cup. This time also he can create trouble for India.