Shahid Afridi confirmed rumors of marrying daughter to Shaheen Shah Afridi
Media reports further state that Shaheen Shah Afridi's family first sought cricketing legend Shahid Afridi's daughter's hand in marriage.
According to reports, fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi will be engaged to former skipper Shahid Afridi’s daughter soon. Sources state that the proposal had been in discussion for the past two years; however, the delightful news emerged on Saturday night.
Media reports further state that Shaheen Shah Afridi’s family first sought cricketing legend Shahid Afridi’s daughter’s hand in marriage.
Shaheen Afridi’s father, Ayaz Khan, said:
Our family asked Shahid Afridi for his daughter’s hand in marriage for our son Shaheen and received a positive response. An engagement ceremony will take place soon.
While talking to the media, Ayaz Khan said:
Our families have longstanding relations.
On the other hand, Shahid Afridi’s family said:
Since Shaheen is playing cricket and my daughter is still studying, the engagement has not been formally announced.
They further shared:
The engagement can be formalized shortly before the wedding in two years. We request you not to speculate on the matter. We will make a proper announcement when the time is right.
Following the news, netizens took to social media to congratulate Shahid Afridi and Shaheen Shah Afridi.
Here’s how people reacted to the news of the engagement:
— Mamoon Ilyas (@Khattak34541702) March 6, 2021
— Ali Murtaza (@Samali076) March 6, 2021
— Kate Amin (@k2_Jackson) March 6, 2021
— Iffi Awan.🇵🇰 (@Hakunaw__matata) March 6, 2021
This is what happens when you take the wicket of your father in law in a cricket league match.
Well bowled #shaheenafridi
Shahid Afridi, you could have at least said, 'well bowled son.' https://t.co/vu0wuLCV3f
— Abhishek Bhowmick (@relyonabhishek) March 6, 2021
— Sultan Khan (@SultanK71204966) March 6, 2021
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