Cricket world has sent out their prayers and wishes for the former Pakistan Captain Shahid Afridi, who was tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19).
The legendary all-rounder shared the news on his official twitter handle saying: “I’ve been feeling unwell since Thursday; my body had been aching badly. I’ve been tested and unfortunately I’m covid positive. Need prayers for a speedy recovery, InshaAllah [God willing].”
As soon as the news broke out, many former and current cricketers showcased their support for Afridi.
Meanwhile, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) released a brief note, stating: “Get well soon. Praying for your swift recovery!”
Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir also kept aside his long-standing feud with Afridi and hoped that the latter would recover soon.
“I have political differences with Shahid Afridi. But I hope he recovers soon from coronavirus,” said Gambhir while talking to SportsTak.