Pakistan Vs Bangladesh: Batsmen Power Pakistan To 55-Run Win

The giant screen showed ‘boom, boom’ and 30,000 fans at Eden Gardens serenaded Pakistan captain with ‘Afridi, Afridi’ chants. For a change, the big man lived up to his reputation. Throughout his 20-year-long international career, Afridi has thrived amongst his fan base. His charisma, swagger and batting approach (forget inconsistency) have transcended geographic boundaries. Maybe, he wasn’t far off the mark when he spoke about getting “more love” in this country than his homeland. This match once again confirmed his popularity in India. – See more

The giant screen showed ‘boom, boom’ and 30,000 fans at Eden Gardens serenaded Pakistan captain with ‘Afridi, Afridi’ chants. For a change, the big man lived up to his reputation. Throughout his 20-year-long international career, Afridi has thrived amongst his fan base. His charisma, swagger and batting approach (forget inconsistency) have transcended geographic boundaries. Maybe, he wasn’t far off the mark when he spoke about getting “more love” in this country than his homeland. This match once again confirmed his popularity in India. - See more