The duo led a late reverse-swing charge to close the second session as Australia lost their last five wickets for 71 runs having reached a commanding 320-5 at lunch. Naseem finished with figures of 4-58 and Shaheen 4-79.
"He especially had a year to remember in Tests and T20Is, reaching his peak during the ICC Men's T20 World Cup in UAE where he impressed one and all with his sheer speed and skills," the ICC said in a statement.
Fast bowler Shaheen Afridi was named men's cricketer of the year, while his teammates Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan were declared the ODI and T20I cricketers of year respectively. Fatima Sana won the emerging women's cricketer of the year award.
The '3 Idiots' movie was based on the friendship of three students at an Indian engineering college and the picture shared by Rashid is connecting dots on his camaraderie with Haris and Shaheen at Lahore Qalandars.
"Actually, that's a good sign for Pakistan cricket — the top cricketers are here. They perform really well, Hasan and Shan, and everyone performs really well — Haris — so it's good for Pakistan cricket as well."
Afridi, fielding at mid-wicket, dived in an attempt to cut off a Dinesh Chandimal boundary on day three and was seen hobbling off the field. He was taken for scans and although there was no fracture, swelling and pain ruled him out.
In a bid to promote the soft image of police among the public, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police department has appointed Shaheen Shah Afridi as “Goodwill Ambassador” and a Deputy Superintendent of Police.
"I am very positive about Pakistan’s chances of winning the World Cup, the way they are playing and performing. If you see the ICC rankings top five slots are occupied by Pakistani players. It has never happened in the past,” said Afridi.
PCB said that Shaheen Afridi requires uninterrupted, dedicated knee specialist care which is available in London following its reputation as the best sports medical and rehabilitation facilities in the world.