“Irfan Pathan Dances with Rashid Khan to Celebrate Afghanistan’s Historic Win Over Pakistan in ICC World Cup 2023”
Afghanistan secured a historic victory against Pakistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, marking their first-ever win against Pakistan in ODIs. After the match, they celebrated with a victory lap, and former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan joined the festivities by dancing with Rashid Khan. The dance video quickly went viral, and Irfan later shared that it was a promise fulfilled to Rashid Khan.
The celebrations continued in the dressing room as well as the Afghans were seen enjoying the victory moment in the presence of the support staff. Team mentor and former India cricketer Ajay Jadeja too was seen smiling and enjoying Afghan win.
Chasing 283 for victory, Afghanistan rode on fifties from its top-order batters and achieved the target with 6 balls to spare.
Earlier in the tournament, Afghanistan also stunned defending champions England. With two wins in the tournament, Afghanistan rose to the sixth spot in the standings.