Afridi’s remarks come after Pakistan beat hosts South Africa by 5pm.runs in the third and crucial ODI to die to win series on Wednesday (April 7th).
South Africa, who came back to level heavily series in the second ODI on Sunday (April 4th) were starless like Kagiso Rabada, Quinton de Kock, Anrich Nortje, David Miller and Lungi Ngidi for the series series Decision maker.
While Afridi was surprised by the stars, die went for He has IPL also called for Some reconsider after raising concerns about affecting T20 leagues international cricket.
“Surprising to see @OfficialCSA allowed players to travel for IPL in die center of a series. It’s sad to see T20 leagues making an impact international cricket. It still needs to be rethought a bit !! “Shahid Afridi tweeted after congratulating Pakistan on the series win.
Surprising to see @OfficialCSA allow players to travel for IPL in die center of a series. It’s sad to see T20 leagues making an impact international cricket. It still needs to be rethought a bit !! https://t.co/5McUzFuo8R
– Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) April 7, 2021
Delhi Capitals Duo Rabada and Nortje, Mumbai Indians ‘de Kock, Rajasthan Royals’ Miller and Chennai Super Kings Ngidi have joined their respective teams in India ahead of the IPL 2021 which is planned start on Friday (April 9th).
The five Protea stars will not only miss the ODI decision maker against Pakistan they will also miss a 4-match T20I series, which is also set to begin from April 10th.
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