Star pacer Shaheen Afridi undergoes surgery.

KARACHI -- Pakistan's star pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi underwent surgery on Sunday, a week after a knee injury forced him on the sidelines during the T20 World Cup final against England in Melbourne, according to a report.

'Had an appendectomy today but Alhamdulillah feeling better now. Remember me in your prayers,' Afridi tweeted while posting his post-surgery photo.

During the World Cup final, Shaheen landed awkwardly on his right knee while taking Harry Brook's catch during Sunday's ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 final in what ended up being a five-wicket defeat for Babar Azam and co. before aborting his third over.

The surgery was carried out to remove the appendix.

Last week, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) had 'advised' Shaheen two...

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