WHEN SHAHEEN AFRIDI heard about the birth of Jasprit Bumrah's child, he made sure to pay a visit to his fellow cricketer.
He congratulated Bumrah and handed him a gift, as per custom. The video of the incident has gone viral, moving both fans and Bumrah, the recipient of the gift himself.
The discourse around the Asia Cup, and the India vs Pakistan matches in it, has been highly politically charged. But players from both teams have always kept themselves above it, displaying a sporting brotherhood throughout the competition.