Shahid Afridi to play for Qalandars in Abu Dhabi T10
Former Pakistani captain Shahid Afridi signed by Qalandars, one of two new teams alongside the Bangladesh Tigers in this year’s T10 League, as an icon player. Afridi to play for Qalandars for upcoming T10 league starting in Abu Dhabi on 14th November 2019.
“I am very excited to be a part of this (T10) from the moment I heard it was going to play in Abu Dhabi,” Afridi said at a press conference quoting Afridi at a press conference.
“The first two editions of T10 were in Sharjah and are now in Abu Dhabi. We’ll be here to give fans all the entertainment in this short game format.”
“T10 is a different concept where batsmen will have to try from the beginning. It’s good to have some variety for the fans.”
The Qalandars have close ties to their Pakistan Super League (PSL) namesake Lahore Qalandars, with Pakistani businessman Fawad Rana as president of both teams.
The Abu Dhabi T10 will begin on November 14.