Jos Buttler & Co. won the T20 World Cup 2022 on Sunday at Melbourne Cricket Ground and became the second team to won the T20 World Cup title twice after West Indies.
In the final match, Ben Stokes played a heroic knock of 52* runs off 49 deliveries, and in the bowling area, Sam Curran bowled an astonishing spell of 12/3 in his 4 overs of quota. After the loss, many former Pakistani cricketers shared their feelings.
On the same pitch, the controversy between Md. Shami and Shoaib Akhtar is on the trend, and this dispute was acknowledged by the Pakistani media as well. A news channel discuss this tweet to former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi, in which he replied.
“Ham log Jo cricketers hain, we are ambassadors, role models. Hamaari koshish honi chahiye ki ye sab khatm hona chahiye. Ham ek doosre ke padosi hain. Aisi cheezein nahi honi chahiye jiss se nafrat phaile logo ke beech me. Agar ham hi aisa karenge toh aam aadmi se ham kya ummeed rakhenge” said Shahid Afridi.
He also advised to the Md. Shami and suggested him that you are part of the team so you should avoid these types of the controversies.
“Agar aap retired player ho… tab bhi nahi karna chahiye. Par aap current team se khel rahe ho, avoid karo inn sab cheezo ko” said the former Pakistani all-rounder.
In the end, he also spoke on the relationship with the arch-rival nation and stated that sports will improve our relationship in another area. “Sports se hamaare relationship behetar rahenge. Inke saath ham khelna chahte hain, Pakistan me dekhna chahte hain” he added