Pakistan’s left-arm pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi has vowed to achieve more for Pakistan at international level following his six-wicket haul at the T20 Blast.
The 20-year-old came into limelight during his stint with County club Hampshire, when he recorded stunning figured of six wicket haul including four wickets in four balls.
“I heard that no other Pakistani bowler has bowled six batsmen in a T20 innings. I was proud to achieve that record for Pakistan. My aim is to achieve more than this for Pakistan in future. I want to give even better performances, so people remember my name,” said Afridi while talking to reporters in Lahore.
Shaheen was also optimistic to play in the upcoming domestic season starting with First XI National T20 Cup with matches being held in Multan and Rawalpindi from September 30 to October 18.
“Our domestic season is beginning with the National T20 Cup this season. I am coming back after playing a lot of T20 matches, so my aim is to perform to the best of my abilities and make a name for myself in Pakistan domestic circuit since I have not played a lot of domestic matches in my career,” he said.
The 20-year-old is focused on improving his batting and overall skill set.
“I am trying to improve my batting as well since as a team player I need to contribute in all departments,” he said.