It was very first one day international cricket match of Boom Boom when he hit the first six for Pakistan. Getting famous with humongous sixers, Afridi has ended his 20 yearlong cricket carrier with a giant six as well. Bating against Australia, Pakistan T20 captain struck a giant six on last outing for Pakistan.
It was his last match against the Australian team when Boom Boom left the cricket forever. The sound which chanted in every cricket stadium has also ended with the last match of Afridi in International. He was famous for hitting long and big sixes. Starting the cricket as a bowler he gained fame as a quick scoring batsman in the world.
Boom Boom scored many records in the cricket books. Starting from 37 balls century to 18 balls fifty, Shahid Afridi has not left anything unachievable. He was leading boundary sticker for Pakistan as well. Afridi has done several miracles thigs in matches for Pakistan.
Many times, Boom Boom came from nowhere and rescued Pakistan innings in crucial matches. Even with his bowling, he was destructive many times. Bowling against any batting in the world, Afridi was known for as a wickets taker bowler. He was famous for partnership breaker as well. Afridi’s prime weapon was his quick leg spin delivery which always went straight in to the stumps.
Cloning the batting and bowling carrier, Afridi has left the cricket for good. However, his retirement will open the ways for new talent in the Pakistan national team. Many youngsters are waiting with a dream to become Boom Boom.