Boom Boom Plays with 200 Strike Rate in County Cricket

Boom Boom Afridi played with 200 strike rate in county cricket match against Derbyshire. His brisk inning of 34 runs on just 17 balls helped his team to chase the target easily. Shahid Afridi came on the pitch to bat when three main players had gone to dug out and team needed his brisk inning with minimum balls.

Like past Boom Boom Afridi played a handy knock in county cricket of English season and showed his good form. The track suited him as well because bowlers were not getting help from the pitch at all. The top three batsmen threw their wickets and their shot selections were not good to score runs.

With help of 4 boundaries and 1 massive six, Shahid Afridi scored very quick 34 runs off 17 balls and minimize the ratio between balls and required runs. In try of flicking the ball over the head of fielder at deep mid wicket, Afridi got out with excellent effort of the fielder. Its more of fielder’s wicket than bowler’s as the ball was going high over his head for maximum.

However fielder’s judgement was spectacular and he jumped on right time to catch the ball. Boom Boom Afridi could not clear the boundary rope and he was caught out but he had done his job. His target was to decrease the ratio between balls and runs and he played with 200 strike rate against Derbyshire.

Shahid Afridi had been performing quite well in county cricket over the years and T20 format suited him well to express his talent. The situation required a brisk inning from Boom Boom Afridi and he never let down his team against Derbyshire. His inning helped other batsmen to chase down the target quite easily without taking much risk although they played few massive hits according to situation.

Shahid Afridi Scored 34 Runs off Just 17 Balls

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