Pakistan’s national team leading fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi and the star Qalandar who’s been with Lahore Qalandars franchise since the third edition of PSL is now set to be Vice Captain of the franchise in the 6th Edition of HBL PSL.
Management’s trust in Shaheen
Lahore’s director Aqib Javed said that “Shaheen Shah Afridi is the face for Lahore qalandars”, keeping in mind how important of an asset he is not just to Lahore Qalandars but to Pakistan national team aswell.
“Shaheen Afridi is a world class cricketer withexceptional bowling skills, his commitment and dedication for the team is unmatched and he is keen to take the team to the next level.” Said Aqi Javed.
Sameen Rana the co owner of Lahore said that “appointment of Shaheen is the strategy and plan of Lahore Qalandars for develop youngsters into strong leaders”.
“We have always believed in empowering youngsters, if you see our squad – the majority of Qalandars are youngsters who have emerged to this level from our own player development program”.
“We believe that Shaheen has always been very important member of our squad and it is the time that we start building him as a leader,” said Sameen Rana.
“I am thankful to LQ” – Shaheen Afridi
“I am thankful to Lahore Qalandars management for this opportunity and really looking forward to play my part in success of Lahore Qalandars team.” Said Shaheen on his appointment as Vice captain of Lahore Qalandars franchise.