Babar Azam-led Pakistan will take on arch-rivals Team India in their second match of the Asia Cup 2023 in Kandy on Saturday
Pakistan National Cricket Team premier pacer Shaheen Afridi gave an injury scare to his side ahead of the Asia Cup 2023 clash against India National Cricket Team as the legendary pacer Waqar Younis dropped a worrying remark on-air during the Asia Cup 2023 opening clash
In the curtain raiser of the Asia Cup 2023, Group A teams – Babar Azam-led Pakistan National Cricket Team and Rohit Paudel-led Nepal National Cricket Team – faced off at the Multan Cricket Stadium on Wednesday, August 30.
The Men In Green crushed the Nepal National Cricket Team by 238 runs in the match to begin their campaign on a high. They will be looking forward to carrying this momentum in the second match against India on September 2 in Pallekele.
Meanwhile, Pakistan were handed an injury scare during the second innings of the opening match. As the innings approached the 10-over mark, Shaheen Afridi was seen surrounded by the team doctor and physio and later he walked off the field. The left-arm pacer was seen having an interaction with the team doctor near the boundary rope and it led to a worry among the Pakistan fans.