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Saturday, May 16, 2020

Shahid Afridi buys Mushiqur Rahim's Cricket Bat: COVID-19 charity

Shahid Afridi is a Pakistani International Cricket Player and the Former captain of the Pakistan National Cricket Team. Afridi is the Right handed aggressive batsman and bowls spin bowling for the team. Once Afridi was the world record holder for the fastest ODI Century in 37 deliveries but and then the record was broke by Corey Anderson in 36 deliveries and AB de villiers in 31 deliveries.
Shahid Afridi

Mushfiqur Rahim is a Bangladesh Wicket keeper batsman. Recently, he said that he is going to auction his cricket bat to raise funds for COVID-19. He puts the Cricket Bat into auction in which he scored his double century against Sri lanka in 2013. While he puts that memorable bat into auction he said that,"This bat is very precious to me as nI got my maiden double hundred in Test. Lots of memory is attached with it but decided to auction it for the welfare for my country men who are COVID-19 victims. Please come forward and let me help them."
Mushiqur Rahim with his Bat

So now, Shahid Afridi have come upon to buy the memorable cricket bat of Mushfiqur Rahim for USD 20,000(BDT 16.8 lakh) for his foundation. On Friday in twitter Mushfiqur Rahim announced that Afridi has bought his bat and Mushfiqur said,"Thank you for your support brother" while sharing the message of Shahid Afridi in twitter. In the video Afridi said that,"The work you are doing is great. Only real life heroes do this. We are going through a tough pase in such times we need the love and support of each other."

"Shahid Afridi bought my bat on behalf of his foundation. I feel priviliged and homoured that someone like him has joined our great cause,"Rahim was quoted as saying by ESPNcricinfo.

Afridi after buying the bat said that,"Cricket is to bind. In the divisive world of today, we must look forward to better tomorrow; its always upto us to take 1st step. SA Foundation believes human suffering & empathy is beyond borders. Hope this small token will help building bigger bridges."

Now, Every Cricket Players have took their responsibility and raises fund for the COVID-19 affected people in their country.

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