In the ongoing ODI World Cup 2023, Afghanistan has been one of the best teams. Winning four out of nine games, Afghanistan had their best-ever campaign in the tournament’s history. They beat world champions like Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and England in the tournament and displayed their presence on the world map. It’s worth noting that Afghanistan was arguably the second-most supported team in the ongoing tournament.
The support they received in India resulted from their hard work and love for Indian fans. Meanwhile, star Afghanistan batter Rahmanullah Gurbaz once again won the hearts of netizens with his heartwarming gesture. Recently, a video of him went viral on social media as fans celebrated his amazing gesture.
Here is the video:
Rahmanullah Gurbaz silently gave money to the needy people on the streets of Ahmedabad so they could celebrate Diwali.
– A beautiful gesture by Gurbaz. pic.twitter.com/6HY1TqjHg4
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) November 12, 2023
In the viral video, Gurbaz can be seen giving money to needy people in the streets of Ahmedabad. He was seen silently keeping money near people sleeping on the street. After giving money, he returned to the team hotel in his car. His heartwarming gesture not only helped some needy people to have a smile on their faces but also showcased his upbringing.
Afghanistan qualifies for the Champions Trophy 2025?
Despite losing their last league game against South Africa, Hasmatullah Shahidi led Afghanistan to qualify for the Champions Trophy in 2025. The marquee tournament will be played in Pakistan two years later. Along with hosts Pakistan, India, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Afghanistan, England, and Bangladesh, they have qualified for the prestigious tournament.
It’s worth noting that in the ongoing tournament, Rahmanullah Gurbaz has scored 280 runs in nine innings at an average of 31.11 and a strike rate of 98.94. He was the second-highest run-scorer for Afghanistan in the tournament after Ibrahim Zadran. Zadran has scored 376 runs in nine innings at an average of 47.0 and a strike rate of 76.27.