Birthday: April 6, 2000
Well known: Cricketers Pakistani Men
Age: 19 Years, 19 Year Old Males
Sun Sign: Aries
Otherwise called: Shaheen Shah Afridi
Conceived In: Khyber Agency, FATA
Acclaimed As: Cricketer
Stature: 6’6″ (198 cm), 6’6″ Males
Kin: Riaz Afridi
Shaheen Afridi is a Pakistani cricketer who plays as a left-arm pacer. He hails from Landi Kotal, a community situated in the north-western district of Pakistan. The most youthful of seven siblings in the family, Shaheen longed for being a cricketer as far back as he saw his oldest sibling, Riaz Afridi, playing in residential matches and one universal test coordinate. The global media names Shaheen as the “Pakistani Mitchell Starc,” contrasting him and the Australian quick bowler. The 17-year-old Pakistani cricketer is a hard hitter and exceeds expectations in handling as well, making him an all-rounder. Shaheen began his worldwide cricketing vocation with the Pakistani ‘Under-19’ squad for the 2016 ‘Asia Cup’ and set up a splendid presentation. Afterward, he was chosen in the ‘Bangladesh Premier League’ (BPL) group ‘Dhaka Dynamites.’ In the 2018 ‘Under-19 Cricket World Cup,’ he developed as the main wicket-taker for his group, and in this way, the ‘Global Cricket Council’ (ICC) named him “the rising star of the squad.” He is a promising youthful player, and almost certainly, he will be a piece of the Pakistani national squad in the coming months.
Youth and Early Life
Shaheen Afridi was conceived on April 6, 2000. He has a place with the “Zakha Khel Tribe” that lives principally in the north-western ‘Governmentally Administered Tribal Area’ (FATA) of Pakistan, near the Afghanistan fringe. He experienced childhood in a lower white collar class family in a community known as Landi Kothal. He is the most youthful of seven siblings. The oldest sibling, Riaz Afridi, has pursued a profession in cricket for a long while, despite the fact that he would never become famous.Shaheen is 15 years more youthful than Riaz. The siblings frequently played together, utilizing tennis balls and shoddy bats. Shaheen frequently went with his sibling to his matches, and all the while, was enlivened to start a profession in cricket. Their territory did not permit them the advantage of an appropriate cricket ground. Subsequently, Shaheen and the neighborhood young men played any place they could.Shaheen was scholastically frail and dedicated the vast majority of his opportunity to cricket. At 14 years old, he educated his folks regarding his fantasies of turning into a cricketer. At first, he was doubtful about his family’s response. In any case, since he previously had a sibling who was attempting to assemble a profession in a similar game, his family did not protest much. Having a senior sibling in a similar space implied Shaheen was at that point mindful of a large portion of the difficulties that could accompany the game.He chose to move to Peshawar and join a cricket institute to sharpen his abilities at an expert level. There, he played for different clubs as a quick bowler. His tall casing and quick bowling style got him a few wickets and this cleared his approach to enter a cricket institute in Lahore. While his sibling for the most part stayed occupied, they frequently talked over telephone, as Shaheen took profitable tips from him.Shaheen additionally demonstrated his capacity of hitting the ball hard. In this way, he began working more enthusiastically to become well known in the realm of cricket and to be one of world’s best all-rounders.
Shaheen Afridi’s first stretch with expert cricket and with the “hard ball” was the point at which his sibling acquainted him with the genuine cricket ball at the ‘FATA Under-16’ preliminaries in the year 2015. Shaheen had just played with the tennis ball up to that point. He felt engaged in the wake of making history the expert cricket ball in his grasp and began rehearsing in the nets thoroughly.Inevitably, he got his first real profession leap forward in the wake of being chosen to play for the ‘Under-16’ group of his nation in the 2015 voyage through Australia. He assumed a noteworthy job in driving his group to a 2–1 triumph. This was his first since forever tryst with a global ground. His presentation was normal, best case scenario, however adequate to acquire him a spot in the national ‘Under-19’ group.In December 2016, Shaheen turned out to be a piece of the Pakistani squad that was to play in the 2016 ‘Under-19 Asia Cup,’ which was to be held in Sri Lanka. In his presentation coordinate in the competition, against Singapore, he took three wickets and gave away just 27 runs. Following this, he grabbed the eye of the global and the nearby media. He was in a flash hailed as the “following enormous thing” in Pakistani cricket.Mustaq Ahmed, the lead trainer at Lahore’s ‘National Cricket Academy,’ was exceptionally dazzled by Shaheen’s exhibition, and he sent a few recordings of Shaheen’s bowling to Kumar Sangakkara, the Sri Lankan ace cricketer. This prompted his incorporation in the ‘BPL,’ as a component of the ‘Dhaka Dynamites.’ Thus, he ended up one of the absolute first players to be a piece of the ‘BPL’ while never having played a household coordinate. He marked a two-year contract, yet his different duties did not enable him to remain with the ‘Dhaka Dynamites’ for a really long time.He was gotten back to play top of the line cricket for ‘Khan Research Laboratories’ in the 2017-18 ‘Quaid-e-Azam Trophy.’ In his top notch debut on September 26, 2017, he gave away 39 runs and took eight wickets. The neighborhood media valued his exhibition with open hearts, as this was the best execution ever by a Pakistani bowler in his top of the line presentation coordinate.Following this momentous exhibition, it was practically sure that Shaheen would be one of the leaders in the race for a spot in the national ‘Under-19’ group, which was to play in the ‘Under-19 World Cup.’ Regarding his choice, Shaheen expressed that it was his fantasy to play for his national group since adolescence.Shaheen satisfied the desires for the Pakistani open in the ‘Under-19 World Cup,’ and with 12 wickets all through the competition, he developed as the main wicket-taker for Pakistan. His exhibition in the competition made the ‘ICC’ name him the “rising star of the squad.” Some likewise contrasted him and Shahid Afridi, who had additionally had an energizing begin to his worldwide profession.
Shaheen Afridi is a gigantic devotee of his sibling Riaz Afridi, who played a well disposed test coordinate for Pakistan in 2004. Shaheen has supposedly expressed that in spite of the fact that he considers Wasim Akram to be his “master,” his sibling Riaz has constantly upheld and guided him at whatever point Shaheen has been needing moment tips.