(KP Sports Desk) – Maverick Pakistani all-rounder and former captain of the national team, Shahid Khan Afridi has proven not only to be a valuable player for Melbourne, but also a fan favourite. Afridi speaking to a Pakistani Urdu-daily said that he has been offered a new contract and captaincy by the Big Bash League team.
Afridi told the newspaper that the next season of the Big Bash League will be played in December this year, and he has been approached by the Melbourne franchise to captain the Renegades next season, along with a new contract offer.
Afridi recently returned after taking part in the recently concluded disappointing campaign of Melbourne. He scored 69 runs in 7 matches for the ‘Gades and picked up 10 wickets at 20.80