Shahid Khan Afridi is Very happy that West Indies cricket board has decided to play a series in Pakistan with Pakistan. Now this is a huge news from Pakistan cricket. Shahid khan Afridi praised the West Indian cricket board decision and called it something good for Pakistan cricket.
Afridi also said that this will give Pakistan cricket a new life. He said that Pakistan has now become a much safer place and all the teams should come and play cricket here. He said that Pakistan has travelled to many countries under hostile environments to play cricket.
Shahid Khan Afridi was talking With Media after playing the finals of the National ODI cup 2016.He took part in the finals only and he did bowl well in the game. Afridi bowled his ten overs and gave just forty two runs and picked up a wicket as well. His side HBL won the finals and cup under the captaincy of Ahmad Shahzad. Afridi said that he was pretty much pleased to hear the news about the West Indian side coming to Pakistan. He said that this will help the PCB getting back cricket in Pakistan. Earlier Zimbabwe made a tour to Pakistan as well.
Shahid lkhan Afridi then said that he and all the other cricketers like Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis, Ramiz Raja and many others have friends and social relations with West Indian greats of the game and they can use these relations to make sure all the West Indian players come to this part of the world.
He said as far as he is concerned he will make sure all his friends in the West Indies side come to Pakistan for the series. Afridi then said that he was no impressed with the final of National ODI cup final for the way it has been organized. He said that this game was not televised which really surprised him. This was the final of the biggest ODI championship in Pakistan.
He said that there was not much crowd which also did not impress him. This could have been easily made into something big. He pointed out at the right issues. The final of the National ODI cup in Pakistan and most of the people did not know about it. The PCB should take notice of this thing. This is not the way to promote cricket. If PCB wants people to come to the grounds then the board should make some arrangements first. Let the people know about the cricket which is being played in Pakistan as well.