India-Pakistan cricket tales have all the time been one brimmed with feelings to the highest. This one is not any totally different.
Pakistan pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi will miss the upcoming Asia Cup owing to a knee harm. However with the crew administration eager to intently monitor his rehab, the 22-year-old has travelled with the crew to UAE.
Stars align forward of the #AsiaCup2022 🤩
A high-profile meet and greet on the sidelines 👏 pic.twitter.com/c5vsNCi6xw
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) August 25, 2022
When the Indian gamers met the pacer at coaching, they approached Shaheen, asking him in regards to the harm and his restoration. Moments that have been shared on social media by PCB.
Yuzvendra Chahal is seen approaching the Pakistan star participant first and the 2 share a heat hug, following which Shaheen tells the India spinner that he picked up the harm in the course of the latest Check collection in Sri Lanka.
Virat Kohli, who could be seen standing within the background as the 2 conversate then approaches the pacer to investigate about his harm. Afterwards, Shaheen is seen sharing a lightweight second with the India wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant.
“Yaar predominant soch raha hu aapki tarah bas batting shuru kar du, ek haath se chhakke lagaau (I’m pondering of turning into a batter such as you, begin hitting sixes with a single hand),” says the participant of the match from the final India-Pakistan contest.
To which Pant laughingly replies, “Kyu, bowling mai jyaada effort lagta hai? Quick bowler ho toh effort lagaana padega sir! Obligatory hai (Why, there’s extra effort in bowling? When you’re a quick bowler, it’s important to put in efforts. It’s obligatory).”
The 2 half methods with the 22-year-old wishing Pant for the competition on Sunday, “Good luck match ke liye, aaunga dekhne (Good luck for the sport. I’ll come to see it).”
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 25, 2022
Shaheen later additionally has a brief alternate with India vice-captain KL Rahul. “5 weeks, World Cup tak…, (Until the World Cup),” he responds concerning his restoration time.
India and Pakistan are set to characteristic for the fifteenth time in Asia Cup with the boys in blue having the higher observe report with eight wins.