Shahid Afridi: Virat Kohli's friendship with me can't be affected by politics


This rivalry captures the imagination of entire cricketing world and fans show a keen interest in this encounter. Well, this is something very necessary to come out at this time when the situation is very tight in between two rivalry countries.

And yes, he played cricket too and tried to hit out as he would do often during his green jersey days.

India and Pakistan are eternal rivals on the cricket pitch, the two teams have not played a bilateral series for quite a while but the intensity remains the same when the two cricketing giants meet in ICC events.

With Shahid Afridi, there are no half measures - they all love the man more than the player. Afridi was happy to oblige the fans and signed autographs and posed for photographs with them by the sidelines of the frozen lake.

World renowned former Pakistani Cricketer Shahid Afridi earned enormous appreciation especially from his Indian fans after the flamboyant all-rounder paid respect to the Indian flag in Switzerland wherein he was Captaining Royals XI Team in St. Moritz Ice Cricket 2018. Stars like Andrew Symonds, Jacques Kallis, Graeme Smith, Daniel Vettori, Nathan McCullum, Grant Elliot, Monty Panesar and Lasith Malinga took part in the series.

He has been a pillar of strength for Pakistan's claim to glory in global cricket and one of the finest all-rounders ever produced by Pakistan.

Shahid Afridi who enjoys a significant fan following in India lauded Virat Kohli by saying that his greatest asset is that he can take the team along.

Afridi shared his opinion on how to promote cricket in Europe.

The moment he entered the playing area wearing the orange jumper, St Moritz turned into a "Lala Land" as everyone wanted a piece of their beloved "Lala", as Pakistani fans affectionately call Afridi.