Defeat at the hands of Glenn Maxwell in the ICC World Cup left the Afghan cricketers reeling.
Yesterday, a video was shared by the ICC in which Pakistani all-rounder Shadab Khan was seen trying to adopt Australian batsman Glenn Maxwell’s nine-footwork style during training, after the video surfaced. The Afghan cricketers remembered the unbeaten innings of 201 runs at the hands of the batter and started mocking the Pakistani cricketers.
Afghan opener Rehmanullah Garbaz, who received a gift of bat from captain Babar Azam after defeating Pakistan, and Virat Kohli, apart from Naveen-ul-Haq, shared the story on Instagram, writing, “No footwork but! The program has already flown
Afghan cricketers looked helpless in front of the Australian batsman Glenn Maxwell, despite the loss of 7 wickets for 91, by playing an innings of 201 runs, Maxwell badly trampled the hopes of the Afghan team to play the semi-finals, this innings was praised around the world. But this Afghan cricketers do not see eye to eye.
On the other hand, Pakistan’s hopes of playing in the semi-finals are also dying after Sri Lanka’s defeat, with the national team unlikely to win the match against England in incredible fashion.