Free Press Journal
  • Chris Gayle vs Shahid Afridi! How the numbers of their six-hitting ability stack up

    It is very hard to stop West Indies’ smashing batsman Chris Gayle from making new records. He has many records in cricket on his name and now he has now achieved another feat. Yesterday, in the third and final ODI match against Bangladesh at Warner Park in St Kitts, Chris Gayle equalled the record for highest number of sixes hit by a batsmen in international cricket.

  • Dabangg tour: Salman Khan meets Shahid Afridi in Canada, and Twitterati like it

    Bollywood and cricket go hand in glove since decades. It was no surprise when Salman Khan and Shahid Afridi met recently, and shared a stars colliding moment together in Canada. While Salman is stationed as a part of his Dabangg tour, Afridi is playing in the Global T20 League.

  • Arshi Khan’s ‘sex tweet’ on Shahid Afridi: Bigg Boss 11 contestant clarifies her controversial statement

    Bigg Boss 11 contestant and Begum Jaan Arshi Khan finally comes ahead to clear the controversial statement on her Twitter about Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi. The side-swept bang seductress had garnered a lot of attention in 2015 for tweeting, “Yes, I had sex with Afridi. Do I need the Indian media’s permission to sleep with someone? It’s my personal life. For me it was love.” And just within seconds the explicit tweet was

  • Video: Is Shahid Afridi going to make another comeback in international cricket? (Watch now)

    During the T20 match between West Indies and World XI, Shahid Afridi was given the guard of honour on the Lord’s cricket stadium on Thursday because Afridi had already retired from cricket and was making a comeback for one last time, or at least that’s what we thought (with Afridi you never know). He was the skipper of World XI team in the match.

  • ICC World XI set to face Windies in charity T20 tie (Preview)

    London, A galaxy of former and current stars will be in action at the iconic Lord’s on Thursday to play an exhibition match between the ICC World XI and the West Indies and help raise funds for the refurbishment of five cricket stadia in the Caribbean that were damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017. Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has finally been named to lead the World

  • IPL 2018: 5 key takeaways from Chennai Super Kings’ win over Delhi Daredevils

    Oh, here we go again! Just when you thought that Delhi Daredevils are back on track, they suffered yet another demoralising defeat against Chennai Super Kings by 13 runs at Pune. Delhi went into the match with a win, but again the same set of errors crept in and now the campaign of Delhi reaching playoffs is looking very bleak and gloomy. Chennai, with the latest win, is now leading the table

  • Shahid Afridi’s Kashmir Tweet: Indian cricketers unite to slam controversial Pakistani cricketer

    New Delhi: Hitting back at Shahid Afridi for his controversial comments on Kashmir, cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar today said that “India can very well manage its internal affairs” while batsman Suresh Raina asked the former Pakistan captain to advise his country’s army that it stops supporting extremists for maintaining peace in the Valley. In a surprise comment, Afridi yesterday expressed concerns about “worrisome” situation in Kashmir.

  • Kashmir comment: Afridi invites wrath of Indian cricketers

    New Delhi : Hitting back at Shahid Afridi for his controversial comments on Kashmir, India cricketer Suresh Raina and renowned lyricist Javed Akhtar today asked the former Pakistan batsman to advise the Pakistan Army that it stops supporting extremists for maintaining peace in the Valley.

  • Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli slams Shahid Afridi’s comments on Kashmir

    Bengaluru: India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday slammed former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi following his tweet on condemning anti-terror operations in Kashmir. “As an Indian you want to express what is best for your nation and my interests are always for the benefit of our nation. If anything opposes it, I would never support it for sure,” Kohli told reporters.

  • Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi rakes up controversy with Kashmir issue, calls for UN intervention

    Former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi on Twitter raised the Kashmir issue and pitches for ‘self-determination and independence’ of the valley. Afridi on Twitter wrote, “Appalling and worrisome situation ongoing in the Indian Occupied Kashmir. Innocents being shot down by oppressive regime to clamp voice of self -determination and independence. Wonder where are the UN and other international bodies and why aren’t they making efforts to stop this bloodshed?”

  • Ball Tampering row: Bad boys spice up a gentleman’s game

    Gentlemen make boring cricketers and equally boring TV characters. Grey characters are better. Bad boys are even better as they make colourful characters and spice up the narrative. That’s the state of cricket today, India included.

  • Afridi hat-trick steals show in T10 opener

    Sharjah : Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi’s hat-trick lit up the opening night of the inaugural T10 League here, helping his Pakhtoons side beat the Virender Sehwag-led Maratha Arabians by 25 runs.