Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi (born 1 April 1980 in Khyber Agency of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas,Pakistan]), generally known as Shahid Afridi, is a Pakistani cricketer. Between 1996 and 2012, Afridi performed 27 Test, 334 One Day Internationals, and 46 Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) for the Pakistani nationwide group. He created his ODI introduction on 2 Oct 1996 againstKenyaand his Analyze introduction on 22 Oct 1998 against Modernaustralia.
He is known for his competitive hitting design and maintains historical past for the quickest ODI millennium which he created in his first worldwide innings, as well as credit reviewing 32 operates in 1 over, the second maximum credit reviewing over ever in an ODI. He also maintains the variation of having hit the most variety of sixes in the reputation of ODI cricket. Currently Afridi is the best wicket taker in the Twenty20 structure getting 53 wickets from 43 suits.
In May 2009, Afridi took over the Twenty20 captaincy from Younus Khan and was later hired ODI leader for this year Japan Cup. In his first go with as ODI leader againstSri Lankahe obtained a millennium howeverPakistanstill missing by 16 operates. He then also took over the Analyze captaincy but reconciled after one go with in cost stating deficit of type and capability to perform Analyze cricket; as well he declared his pension from Assessments. He maintained the captaincy in limited-overs way of the overall activity and led the group in this year’s Community Cup. In 2012 Pakistan’s elaborate former x-captain and Twenty20 hot residence Shahid Afridi has shunned the money for nationwide work by choosing out of the Bangladesh Major Group where he was the more expensive gamer after attractive a cost tag of $700,000 in the market.”Unfortunately the times of the league conflict immediately with the one-day and Twenty20 sequence against Britain. So, they determined to neglect theBangladeshoccurrence as nationwide work is more essential.