Shahid Afridi publicizes worldwide retirement

Shahid Afridi
Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Sunday introduced his retirement from worldwide cricket, ending an illustrious and typically controversial 21-year profession.

The 36-year-old star had already give up Checks in 2010 and ODI cricket after the 2015 World Cup however nonetheless skippered the Pakistan Twenty20 workforce on the 2016 world championships in India.

He stepped down as captain after the match though he retained his slender hopes of constant his profession within the sport´s shortest format as a participant.

Afridi had been a fan favorite since he burst onto the scene in 1996, placing a 37-ball century towards Sri Lanka in solely his second match to set a world document that was unbeaten for 17 years.

He turned referred to as a bowling all-rounder within the second half of his profession and was instrumental in Pakistan´s early successes in Twenty20, together with their 2009 victory.

Afridi finishes his worldwide profession having performed simply 27 Take a look at matches which yielded 1,176 runs with a highest rating of 156 and 48 wickets.

He performed 398 one-day internationals with 8,064 runs, a highest rating of 124 whereas taking 395 wickets together with his leg spin.

His Twenty20 worldwide profession noticed him play 98 matches with 1,405 runs and 97 wickets.

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