Saqlain Mushtaq no traitor, says Shahid Afridi

KARACHI: Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi said on Tuesday that Saqlain Mushtaq was doing his job and he was not a traitor. Afridi’s statement came after Mushtaq was deemed a ‘traitor’ on social media as England called on him to tackle the Pakistan threat during the ongoing series. In a tweet on his official Twitter account, Afridi said: “Respect to @Saqlain Mushtaq for doing his job as a coach. One cannot attribute our match loss to him, nor should he be labelled a traitor.” Respect to @Saqlain_Mushtaq for doing his job as a coach. One cannot attribute our match loss to him, nor should he be labelled a traitor — Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) July 27, 2016 After Pakistan’s loss in the second Test match at Old Trafford, Manchester, the social media blasted on former Pakistani cricketer for helping the England team in tackling Pakistani players. The English players sought the former off-spinner for the second Test to help them fathom the threat of leggie Yasir Shah. The inventor of ‘doosra’ was also meant to tactically assist Moeen Ali with his off-spin. However, this did not settle with most Pakistanis. Unable to comprehend how he would assist England against his own country, many took to Twitter to

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