LAHORE: All-Rounder Shahid Khan Afridi suffered a minor injury after being hit with the ball on the face during practice match on Thursday, ARY News reported.
In a bid for preparation of Asia Cup, a practice match was played in Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. During the a full toss ball bowled by left arm fast bowler Junaid Khan strike face of Shahid Afridi making the batsmen slightly injured. Soon after the incident Afridi went off into the dressing room.
Later, head coach of National Cricket Team Moin Khan informed media that Afridi isn’t get any severe injury. He said that batsman having pain in his teeth and hope is there that Afridi will be perfectly fine by tomorrow.
The training camp for Asia Cup 2014 started on February 18 to warm up national cricket team for the upcoming event scheduled to start from February 25 at Bangladesh.
The camp will end on February 21 and the team will leave for Bangladesh on February 22.