Shaheen Afridi to be Shahid Afridi's son-in-law: reports

New Age Online | Published: 00:19, Mar 07,2021 | Updated: 00:25, Mar 07,2021


Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi and former cricketer Shahid Afridi's daughter Aqsa- Twitter photo

Star Pakistani bowler Shaheen Afridi is going to become son-in-law of former skipper Shahid Afridi, it emerged on Saturday, reports Daily Pakistan.

The news was revealed by a journalist, stating: ‘With permission from both families, I would like to clarify the engagement rumours between Shaheen Afridi and the daughter of Shahid Afridi. The proposal has been accepted; it is thought that a formal engagement will be done within 2 yrs, following the completion of her education’.

There was, however, no confirmation from either family, Pakistan Observer reports.

The 41-year-old cricketer Shahid Afridi has been blessed with five daughters. They are namely Aqsa, Ansha, Ajwa,  Asmara and Arwa.

Aqsa is his elder daughter, who is 20-year-old, and to-be-bride of Shaheen Shah Afridi.

Shaheen Afridi, 20, made his international debut for Pakistan in April 2018 and his Test match debut for the national team in December 2018.

In his on-going cricket career, he bagged various titles with his impressive bowling. Recently, he became the first youngest bowler to complete 100 T20 wickets.

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