Virat Kohli and his co sent a gift to Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi who announced his retirement from all kinds of international cricket in February 2017. This special gift has caught the admiration of the 37 years old cricketer. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ভারতের পক্ষ থেকে আফ্রিদিকে বিদায়ী উপহার]
After receiving Kohli’s limited overs jersey which was sent as the gift to Afridi with the autograph of the cricketers of India cricket team, Afridi expressed his gratitude towards team India on twitter. By thanking to Virat Kohli and his co Afridi made a tweet, “Thank you to you and the entire Indian team for a wonderful farewell gift @imVkohli. Respect superstar, hope to see you soon.”
In reply Virat Kohli also expressed his pleasure to able to send him a gift. He tweeted, “It’s a pleasure to have gifted something of importance and a lasting memory @SAfridiOfficial God bless you with everything in life See you.”
To be noted, Shahid Afridi played 27 Tests, 398 ODIs and 98 T20Is for Pakistan and scored 11,105 international. He smashed 11 (5 Tests and 6 ODIs) centuries and 51 (8 Tests, 38 ODIs, 4 T20Is) half-centuries in his international career. He also added 540 international wickets besides his name.