The probabilities of India and Pakistan collaborating in a bilateral series is sort of non-existent at this level however former cricketers Shahid Afridi and Yuvraj Singh each consider that the 2 international locations enjoying one another might be good for cricket. Both Yuvraj and Afridi nonetheless play franchise cricket after retiring from worldwide video games and so they had been on the Expo 2020 Dubai cricket event ultimate. Afridi made it clear that he needs India and Pakistan to renew their cricketing ties and even mentioned that their bilateral series might be larger than the Ashes Test series which is performed between Australia and England.
“I think, if India and Pakistan were to have a series, it will be something bigger than the Ashes. However, we don’t seem to get it. We are letting politics get in the way of people’s love for this sport and their wish to come together.”
“I think we need to put a few things behind us as well and so does India. We need to sit down together at a table and talk things out,” Afridi mentioned to Sport360.
Yuvraj agreed along with his fellow all-rounder and mentioned that though the developments will not be of their arms, he wish to see extra of India vs Pakistan matches as they’re higher for the game.
“I remember playing against Pakistan in 2004, 2006 and 2008 in bilateral series. These days yeah, there has not been enough of that. But these things are not in our hands. We play cricket for the love of the sport. We cannot choose which country to play against ourselves. But what I can say is that the more India v Pakistan cricket there is, the better it is for the sport,” Yuvraj mentioned.