PCB Chairman Presents Commemorative Jerseys to Babar Azam and Shaheen Afridi

News by “Sana Ullah”

During a ceremony held after Pakistan’s emphatic seven-wicket victory over Ireland in the second T20I, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Mohsin Naqvi bestowed special jerseys upon white-ball captain Babar Azam and pace bowler Shaheen Afridi to honor their recent accomplishments.

The jerseys were awarded to both players in recognition of their outstanding performances. Babar Azam, with the win over Ireland, solidified his position as the most successful T20I captain in history, boasting 45 victories under his leadership since taking on the role in 2019.

Shaheen Afridi, on the other hand, achieved a significant milestone by claiming his 300th international wicket during the same match. This achievement marks his prowess as one of Pakistan’s premier bowlers across all formats since his debut in 2018.

Afridi’s impactful bowling, including crucial wickets in the second T20I, played a pivotal role in Pakistan’s success against Ireland. His performance, alongside contributions from other team members like Mohammad Rizwan and Fakhar Zaman, propelled Pakistan to a resounding victory, setting the stage for an exciting third and decisive T20I encounter between Pakistan and Ireland.

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