Legendary All-rounder will miss upcoming three games for Karachi Kings in the competition.
Shahid Afridi has been ruled out for at least 10 days of Pakistan Super League. The legendary all-rounder has been in good form with the ball for Karachi Kings. He has taken six wickets from three games at an economy rate of 5.33.
Imran Tahir is the only spinner ahead in the list in terms of wickets. Afridi also did not play in this week for Karachi Kings which came as a shock to cricketing fans around the world. Karachi Kings Head Coach Mickey Arthur stated that Afridi suffered a knee injury just before the game and had to be taken for further examination to the hospital.
My appologies to all my fans who came to watch me play today. Getting an MRI done for my knee. Need your prayers. Will get bak soon inshallah pic.twitter.com/oWAQKtf4mC
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) March 2, 2018
Arthur stated that the side will miss Afridi in their ranks as he was bowling superbly in the competition. Afridi is scheduled to go for an MRI in a couple of days. The legendary all-rounder felt discomfort in his knee during the practice session before the game. Afridi looked pleased with the Kings performances so in the competition but warned that the side must ensure consistency to go all the way.
Shahid Afridi has been one of biggest stars in the world and is crown puller in the Pakistan Super League held in UAE. Eoin Morgan and Lendl Simmons are slated to join Karachi Kings in a couple of weeks. He said that he was pleased with the way Imad Wasim has captained the side so far in the competition.
Leg-spinner bowled well in the last game against Lahore Qalandars and was named the man of the match for his 3 for 19 from four overs.
The leg-spinner took 3/19 from his four overs to earn the Man of the Match award as Karachi beat Lahore Qalandars by 27 runs on Monday. The bowler also took to social media and announced that he might miss coming games in the competition.
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