At the end of the clip, the all-rounder said, “From my entire family, we wish you Eid Mubarak.”
"In Test cricket, Sehwag came later but in 1999-2000 Shahid Afridi changed the mindset of opening in Test cricket. Even if I was the bowler, I would know that I can get him out but also know that he can hit me for boundaries. He used to hit lose deliveries for sixes at will," said Akram while chatting with Afridi on a YouTube chat show.
On Wednesday, a hashtag #ShameonYuviBhajji was trending with users lashing out at the duo for helping Afridi. At the same time, there was also support for the former Indian all-rounder with #IStandWithYuvi hashtag doing the rounds.
Shahid Afridi, who has his own foundation, said his purchase was a good one. "We are faced with tough times and the need to help the poor is more in these times," he said.
"It has been going on for way too long. My advice to them is to maybe catch up somewhere around the world and talk it out if you cannot really calm it down."
"Moustache or no moustache? Things you do when you you have nothing to do I suppose Grinning face#isolationcreation .Moooch nahi, tey kuch nahi ..." Akram said in a tweet with two photos. In one, he is seen with a moustache and in another, he does not have facial hair.
Shahid Afridi Foundation aims to provide educational opportunities for out of school children, especially girls, to be enrolled in a school and to complete their education.
Sri Lanka's top players — T20I skipper Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Suranga Lakmal, Dimuth Karunaratne, Thisara Perera, Akila Dhananjaya, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Perera and Niroshan Dickwella — have opted out of the tour starting on Sept.27.
Afridi was blessed with a baby girl, the fifth daughter for the veteran cricketer.