Former all rounder irfan pathan on saturday floated an interesting idea of conducting a farewell game for all those distinguished india players who retired from international cricket in the past. The youngsters were yashasvi jaiswal from the rajasthan royals ravi bishnoi from the kings xi punjab and abdul samad from the sunrisers hyderabad.
He was a member of the india team that won the 2007 icc world twenty20 2013 icc champions trophy.
Irfan khan pathan. Irfan pathan has suggested a charity match between retired and current india players as a farewell for recently retired cricketers. Beginning his career as a fast medium swing and seam bowler pathan broke into the national. August 23 2020 06 06 pm ist.
Former india all rounder irfan pathan has named a side consisting of 11 retired cricketers who could take the current national team on in what would serve as a farewell game for many. Pathan made up a playing xi of the recently retired cricketers gautam gambhir virender sehwag rahul dravid vvs laxman yuvraj singh suresh raina ms dhoni irfan pathan ajit agarkar zaheer khan prgayan ojha and suggested that they could take on the current indian team players led by virat kohli in a match which could also act as a. Irfan pathan married hyderabad based model safa baig on february 4 2016 in mecca.
Born 27 october 1984 is an indian former cricketer who played all formats of the game. Asian news international updated. Pathan suggested that the farewell game could also be a fundraiser for a charitable cause apart from giving cricket fans in india some much needed.
Former indian all rounder irfan pathan picked three indian youngsters he feels will have a great indian premier league ipl 2020 season. Irfan pathan has picked yashasvi jaiswal ravi bishnoi and abdul samad to do well in ipl 2020.
In december 2016 irfan and safa welcomed their son imran khan pathan to the world. Irfan pathan picks retired indian xi for charity cum farewell game against virat kohli s men the playing xi comprises of indian players who did not get a proper send off from the cricketing world. He was a bowling all rounder.
Irfan pathan has named the likes of sehwag dravid and dhoni.