Leg spinner of Pakistan cricket team who had become very popular for his all round performance started fast bowling in the test cricket against India in Pakistan. Shahid Afridi has been bowling leg spin for Pakistan cricket team since his debut in the international team. He got the attention of the public when he smashed the world record by hitting century on just thirty seven deliveries.
Leg spinner used to bowl fast medium in the nets however during his spin bowling his faster ones were also very popular when he took lost of wickets with that. Commentators also were really amazed at the speed by which he bowled during the international match. Shahid Afridi had played little test cricket but with the fame he received he continued playing only in the shorter format of that sport.
Shahid Afridi belonged to that part of Pakistan where people mostly had strong physique. Due to his strong body physique he had lots of power in his bowling arm. Due to his strong shoulders he managed to hit lots of sixes that became the reason for his fame. He was not one of those bowlers who used to give flight to the cricket ball.
Leg spinner that got the attention of the world played most of the cricket in the short format. The test match he played against India in Pakistan became the town talk since he started bowling with the longer run up by sending the wicket keeper back. He did not only bowl fast but he managed to swing the ball immensely on both ways.
Leg spinner cum hard hitting batsman then became the popular cricketer all over the world due to his hard hitting style of batting and fast bowling in the leg spin style. That video clip of his fast bowling became quite viral on the social media too since it was taken from the test cricket.