Shahid Afridi motivates his team before the WT20


Karachi: Sources from the national cricket team say before proceeding for the ICC WorldT20, captain Shahid Afridi had a meeting with his players and has boosted their moral for the upcoming event.

According to sources Shahid Afridi was heard saying “Come what may, we’ve to play outstanding cricket in India. I know the prevailing conditions are not suitable for Pakistan team, but even then we should be well prepared to play good cricket under odd circumstances.”

Captain Shahid Afridi said, players must be mentally prepared for this difficult journey, God forbid if we lose we won’t make excuse of the circumstances.

Mohammed Irfan (C) of Pakistan celebrates Mitchell Santner of New Zealand being caught by Pakistan keeper Sarfraz Ahmed during the first one-day international between New Zealand and Pakistan at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on January 25, 2016.   AFP PHOTO / MARTY MELVILLE / AFP / Marty Melville