Shahid Afridi Shatters New Zealand Bowlers at Sharjah Cricket Stadium

Boom Boom Shahid Afridi played an amusing inning against New Zealand at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Star cricketer shattered the bowling line up of Black Caps along with his talented opening partner Imran Nazir and scored a brilliant century after very long time. He kept attacking the bowlers till the end of the match and did not change game plan.

Sharjah Cricket Stadium was one of the favorite Venues for Shahid Afridi due to pitch nature and once again it suited the batsman to go all out against Black Caps. Green shirts had to chase 267 runs to win the final of tri nation tournament. The opening batsmen Imran Nazir and Boom Boom Afridi set the right tone from the beginning of run chase.

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Chasing a target always becomes problematic for green shirts no matter how the pitch is behaving. However, in chase of 267 runs, Imran Nazir along with Boom Boom Afridi decided to attack the bowlers of New Zealand from the very first over and did not let them come back in the match at any stage. They totally destroyed the Kiwis bowling line up and achieved an incredible victory.

Sharjah Cricket Stadium once again proved a lucky venue for green shirts as over the years they had not lost single title. So the Black Caps could not turned the things in their favor as well and lost the match due to brilliant century of Shahid Afridi. Star cricketer stayed there till the victory and never allowed the Kiwis to come back in the game.

The batting nature of Sharjah Cricket Stadium and dew factor later on in the second inning under lights made quite easier for green shirts to chase the target. The opening pair set the tone from the start of the inning and enjoyed batting on good surface which supported the batsmen more than bowlers.

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