Sahibzada Shahid Khan Afridi, who is known as the Boom Boom on the cricket ground, is the most successful all-rounder in the history of Pakistani cricket. He is the only batsman with the record of hitting the biggest and more sixes in the history of cricket as well. Among the great cricketers of Pakistan, Shahid Khan Afridi is said to be the legend and one of the great cricketers in Pakistani cricket history. He also has the record for being the most player of the match awards in ICC short format cricket T20 International Cricket.
The things that people will never forget about him and that is the aggressive batting style. When he is on the crease, then no one can make it sure what will be the situation on the next delivery. He can be bowled at the zero and can lead the match till the end as well because of his high voltage and blazing batting style.
The best comment on the mind-blowing all-rounder performance is made by Osman Samiuddin of Cricinfo, “Of Shahid Afridi it can safely be said that cricket never has and never will see another like him. To say he is an all-rounder is to say Albert Einstein was a scientist; it tells a criminally bare story.
Shahid Afridi debuted in cricket from the ODI of Pakistan vs. Kenya on October 02, 1996. During 2016, he announced many a time about his retirement plan but revoke the decision because of his massive fan following. Saying this will not be wrong that after Imran Khan, Waseem Akram and Shoaib Akhter, he is the fourth one who earned a lot of fame in Pakistan.
Here is the information about Shahid Afridi about how much matches he has played so far.
Shahid Afridi Batting Career
Shahid Afridi Bowling Career