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Talking about Kohli’s heavenly rise as an Indian skipper the former Pakistani all-rounder says that he has got the perfect mix of caution and aggression which is going favor of him.
Afridi voiced: “The way Virat Kohli is taking Indian team ahead, he is doing a fantastic job,”
“Controlled aggression is always good. One should be aggressive, Virat has it in him. If you look at (MS) Dhoni then he is very cool-minded and relaxed. Everyone has their own nature. Virat has his own style to lead his team and controlled aggression is acceptable,”
“If you take everyone ahead together, if the captain supports the young players or those in troubled times, he also earns respect"
Also, a question asked to the Pakistani all-rounder how long he wants to continue cricket, Afridi replied: “For me, I want to concentrate only on the leagues (T20 tournaments), wherever they are. Be it England, Australia or Bangladesh. But I also have a bigger cause, working with my foundation (Shahid Afridi Foundation). This is what I am working on,
He also spoke about the stretched relation about India and Pakistan and also hoping to see both the nations to play a bilateral series in future.
The all-rounder added: “We (sportspersons) are ambassadors from our respective countries. We should look to do positive things. Siyaasatdano ko apni siyaasat karni chahiye (Politicians should do what they are supposed to), but I think we (sportspersons) can play a bigger role for both the countries. I have always maintained that the better the relations are between India and Pakistan, ham bohot saare dushmano ke mooh par thappad marenge (we will deliver a blow to those who are against us),”
"Pakistan and India should always have good relations. Ye jo saat samundar paar rehte hai log, jo hame aapas me ladwane ki koshish karte hai wo is cheez ka faayda uthaate hai (People who live seven seas beyond, who try to start a fight between us, they take the benefit of this (sore relations between two countries),”