Haris Rauf defined that he had selected the gesture as Afridi was a senior participant. Twitter photograph
Mian Mujahid Shah, Workers Reporter
The beautiful gesture and sportsman spirits of the right-arm quick bowler Haris Rauf gained hundreds of thousands of cricket followers’ hearts through the second eliminator of the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) between Lahore Qalandars and Multan Sultans.
Rauf apologised instantly to Shahid Afridi after dismissing the veteran batsman for a first-ball duck at Nationwide Stadium in Karachi on Sunday night time.
Afridi, taking part in for the Multan Sultans, got here into bat within the 14th over as they had been chasing 183 to seal a spot within the remaining on the Nationwide Stadium.
Nonetheless, the big-hitting all-rounder could not keep lengthy on the crease as Rauf castled the previous Pakistan skipper for a primary ball duck with a magnificence on the fifth ball of the over.
As quickly because the in-swinging supply sneaked by way of Afridi’s legs and hit the stumps, the pacer was captured by cameras apologising to Afridi with folded palms.
“LALA I’M SORRY,” the Twitter deal with of PSL shared the video of the incident.
In a while, Rauf defined that he had selected the gesture as Afridi was a senior participant.
Rauf picked up three wickets for 30 as Qalandars gained the match by 25 runs and arrange a remaining showdown with Karachi Kings to be performed on Tuesday.