He further lauded the spirit of Afghanistan players
With one run to get in two overs, Gulbadin Naib walked out, hit the winning six and the party had only begun for the Legends.
Chris Gayle and Qais Ahmed left the Twitterati with a lot to talk about.
Here is what the cricketing community was busy talking about in the last 24 hours.
Both sides are coming into the final with a thumping win in the semis, which puts either on level terms as far as the odds are concerned.
Afridi was eventually dismissed for 27 off 16.
On the last two instances when these team met each other, the Legends walked off with comfortable wins.
Rashid Khan picked four wickets in the innings thus leading his team from the front into the summit clash.
One thing that can be promised is that there will be no dearth of entertainment or competitiveness in this game.
The second semi-final, for sure, is going to be an evenly fought out encounter and neither of the sides can be termed favourites.