Shahid Afridi Bats for Pakistan's Under-Fire Skipper Misbah-ul-Haq

Misbah-ul-Haq has been Test captain since late 2010 but he replaced Afridi as the captain of the one-day and T20 squads in May, 2011 after the former had a spat with the cricket board and was stripped of the captaincy.

updated: September 04, 2014 20:48 IST
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Shahid Afridi, who is being tipped to take over as the next ODI skipper of Pakistan, has come out in support of Misbah-ul-Haq.


Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi, who is being tipped to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as captain of the ODI team for next year's World Cup, has come out supporting his embattled skipper.

"Misbah has been leading the side well since the last few years and he has also been out most prolific batsman. I think we all need to support him even if he has had one bad series," Afridi told reporters in Karachi.

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