As a heart-soothing gesture, the cricket team of Pakistan visited the Namibian dressing-room after winning the T20 World Cup match on Tuesday and congratulated the upcoming team for their combative spirit.
After beating Namibia by 45 runs, the Pakistan cricket team’s surprise visit gesture to the opponent’s dressing-room is getting appreciation all over social media.
The Pakistan Cricket Board shared a video on their Twitter handle in which cricketers including Shaheen Shah Afridi, Hasan Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, and Shadab Khan are seen.
In the video, an official could be seen sharing encouraging words and bucking up Namibia’s efforts in the World Cup journey. Players of both teams are seen embracing each other.
Pakistan became the first team to book a semi-finals spot at the ongoing T20 World Cup 2021 on Tuesday. They began their campaign with a 10-wicket win over India before registering victories over New Zealand and Afghanistan.
As the video went viral on social media, Twitter users worldwide showed love for the Pakistan cricketers for their spirit. Some of them even termed this heartwarming gesture as ‘brilliant’ while others called it ‘sportsman spirit’.