Former Pakistan allrounder Shahid Afridi named his all-time XI which featured one Indian cricketer. Sachin Tendulkar was the only Indian cricketer Afridi picked in his XI. Most of the cricketers who featured in his side were players he has played with or against during his career. Five Pakistani cricketers featured in his XI. Also Read - Sunlight Spots! Anushka Sharma Shares Mesmerising Sun-kissed Picture, Hubby Virat Kohli is All Lovestruck
Afridi picked former Pakistan opener and someone he has paired with at the top, Saeed Anwar, who has over 13,00 runs and 31 centuries in Tests and ODIs combined. Anwar opened with former Australian wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist. The openers would be followed by former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting, who is arguably the best at that number. Also Read - Amid #VirushkaDivorce Trend, Anushka Sharma Shares a Sun-Kissed Picture, Virat Kohli is All Hearts | SEE POST
Tendulkar, who has the most number of runs and centuries, comes in at No 4. The middle-order comprises former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq, former South Africa’s Jacques Kallis and Pakistan’s Rashid Latif, who will also don the gloves. Also Read - Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma to Get Divorced? Here's How #VirushkaDivorce is Trending Strangely | SEE POSTS
That is followed by the four bowlers, which includes former Australian spin wizard Shane Warne as the lone spinner. The pacers comprise former Pakistan cricketers Wasim Akram, Shoaib Akhtar, and former Australian Glenn McGrath.
Here’s his all-time XI: Saeed Anwar, Adam Gilchrist, Ricky Ponting, Sachin Tendulkar, Inzamam-ul-Haq, Jacques Kallis, Rashid Latif (WK), Wasim Akram, Shane Warne, Glenn McGrath, Shoaib Akhtar.
Meanwhile, amid the coronavirus pandemic that has brought the world to a standstill, the Afridi Foundation is doing a commendable job for the needy during the testing times.