Naseem Shah on Urvashi Rautela: Bollywood actress Urvashi Rautela has been quite a lot in the news recently for her ‘indulgence’ in cricket. After an online banter with Indian wicketkeeper batter Rishabh Pant, Urvashi was again in the limelight for posting a video of her juxtaposing with Pakistan’s young pacer Naseem Shah. Following the high-octane India vs Pakistan Asia Cup match, Urvashi posted a video on Instagram, enjoying Ind-Pak match in Dubai international cricket stadium. The video had some glimpses of Pakistan’s Naseem Shah as well after which the actress was brutally trolled massively.
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When a journalist asked Shah about the video, he was quoted as saying by Geo News: “I do not know about it. I just play on the ground.” Shah maintained that he didn’t know who Urvashi Rautela was. He asserted that he doesn’t have any idea about such videos.“I am thankful to the people for arriving at the stadium and watching the match,” he added.
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The Pakistani pacer said: “If somebody likes him, whoever he or she is, is a good thing for him. There is nothing special in him. Thanks to God that people love me.”
Apart from Urvashi, another Bollywood actress Surbhi Jyoti had to face heat for her tweet praising Naseem Shah. Surbhi’s tweet went viral on social media as soon as she shared a heartfelt tweet for the Pakistani pacer. Surbhi Jyoti is the actress of famous TV serial Naagin.
Pakistan has definitely got a gem…#NaseemShah 💯#AsiaCup2022
— Surbhi Jyoti (@SurbhiJtweets) September 7, 2022
Talking about Ind-Pak Asia Cup match, batting first after losing the toss, Pakistan got bundled up for 147 in 19.5 overs. Little did anyone would have expected the Men in Green to set a nail-biting thriller despite a modest target. The star for Pakistan was young pace bowler Naseem Shah, making his T20I debut, who staged a solid fightback by rocking the Indian batters with his spell.