Pakistan’s former cricket captain Shahid Afridi announced on Saturday that he has tested positive for coronavirus.
I’ve been feeling unwell since Thursday; my body had been aching badly. I’ve been tested and unfortunately I’m covid positive. Need prayers for a speedy recovery, InshaAllah #COVID19 #pandemic #hopenotout #staysafe #stayhome
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) June 13, 2020
Afridi’s announcement was reported by press across the Indian sub-continent and prompted well wishes from a range of Twitter users including Indian film influencer Sumit Kadel and British cricket stadium Lord’s Cricket Ground.
Wishing you a speedy recovery, Shahid.
— Lord's Cricket Ground (@HomeOfCricket) June 13, 2020
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