Afridi fires back at critics for slamming his ‘pro-India’ remarks
According to a Facebook status update, Shahid Afridi has finally lashed out at the media and certain journalists who have slammed him for his recent remarks regarding the love he received in India. Here is the Facebook from Pakistan’s national Twenty20 squad captain:-
Afridi has yesterday remarked during a press conference that “Pakistani players had received even more love in India rather than in Pakistan.”
Following his statement, Afridi was vehemently criticised by certain quarters who took exception to the all-rounders’ statement.
The Pakistan national Twenty20 team arrived in India on Saturday to take part in the World Twenty20 cup. On March 19, the green shirts take on arch-rivals India at Kolkata.
Pakistan has been placed in Group B with Australia, India, New Zealand and Bangladesh.