Shaheen Afridi recalled the injury suffered in the World Cup final, said- ‘My sacrifice is on this team’

Shaheen Afridi Injury: Pakistan had to face a crushing defeat against England in the T20 World Cup final last month. England defeated him by 5 wickets in the title match played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Pakistan suffered a double blow in this match when its star bowler Shaheen Afridi got injured. After this he could not bowl. He had to go off the field. Now Shaheen Afridi has revealed how he was feeling after getting injured during the final. Shaheen is not currently a part of the Pakistan team in the Test series being played against England.  

It felt like my knee got cut off

Shaheen Afridi was injured in the 13th over of England’s innings in the World Cup final match when he took a running catch of Harry Brook. Then he went out of the field. Came on the ground after a few overs. He tried to bowl but could bowl only one ball. After that again went out of the field. Now Shaheen Afridi talked about his injury in an event organized by PCB. He said, when I fell, it felt as if my knee had been severed. I could not walk. Harris was walking with me. He was telling me again and again, come, come. I said, I will come, have patience. Let’s check. 

Jab tak jaan hai team par kurbaan hai

During this, Shaheen Afrid said, I went again, when the physio checked, I said that it is the final of the World Cup. My two overs are necessary. tape me up He said the swelling is increasing. Injury may occur. He gave me medicine. But when I ran The captain said that you go because I felt that my knee was not responding. My effort will be to sacrifice my life for this team. 

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