Published On: Mon, Mar 14th, 2016

Shahid Afridi fires back at critics for slamming his ‘pro-India’ remarks


Shahid Afridi has finally lashed out at critics who started bashing him for giving a pro-India statement.

According to a Facebook status update, Shahid Afridi has finally lashed out at the media and certain journalists who have slammed him for his recent remarks regarding the love he received in India. Here is the Facebook from Pakistan’s national Twenty20 squad captain:-

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Afridi has yesterday remarked during a press conference that “Pakistani players had received even more love in India rather than in Pakistan.”

Following his statement, Afridi was vehemently criticised by certain quarters who took exception to the all-rounders’ statement.

The Pakistan national Twenty20 team arrived in India on Saturday to take part in the World Twenty20 cup. On March 19, the green shirts take on arch-rivals India at Kolkata.

Pakistan has been placed in Group B with Australia, India, New Zealand and Bangladesh.


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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology