Jasprit Bumrah Expresses Gratitude for Heartwarming Gesture from Shaheen Afridi

“My Family and I Are Overwhelmed With the Love”, Says Bumrah to Afridi on X

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Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah responded to a touching gesture from Pakistan’s left-arm fast bowler, Shaheen Afridi, during their encounter in Colombo. Bumrah expressed his appreciation and gratitude after receiving a heartfelt gift from Shaheen Afridi on Sunday, September 10.

shaheen bumrah Jasprit Bumrah Expresses Gratitude for Heartwarming Gesture from Shaheen Afridi

During the Super Four match at the R. Premadasa Stadium, Jasprit Bumrah and Shaheen Afridi faced each other. After persistent rain forced the match to be called off, the two-star pacers interacted, and Afridi presented special gifts to Bumrah during their meeting.


A video shared by the Pakistan Cricket Board on X (formerly Twitter) captured the moment when Afridi approached Bumrah near the stands in the stadium. Shaheen congratulated Bumrah on the birth of his first child.

In response to Shaheen Afridi’s gesture, Jasprit Bumrah expressed his gratitude and conveyed that his family is overwhelmed with the love shown to them. He extended his best wishes to Shaheen and said, “Beautiful gesture, My family and I are overwhelmed with the love! Best wishes always.”

Earlier, Afridi had shared the video on his official social media handle and congratulated Jasprit and his family on the birth of their child. He wrote, “Love and peace. Congratulations @Jaspritbumrah93 and your family on the birth of your child. Prayers for the entire family. We battle on the field. Off the field, we are just regular humans.”

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Jasprit Bumrah is yet to bowl in the Asia Cup 2023. He made his return to ODI cricket during the group stage match against Pakistan in Pallekele last week but did not get a chance to bowl due to the match being called off due to rain. Bumrah returned home to celebrate the birth of his first child, Angad, with his wife, Sanjana Ganesan. He replaced Mohammed Shami in the playing XI for the game against Pakistan.

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