Pakistan seamer Mohammad Irfan set the record straight trashing rumours of his death in a car accident doing the rounds on social media.
Irfan took to Twitter to address the rumour. He said, “Some social media outlets have been spreading baseless fake news about my death in a car accident.” He further added that the fake news had disturbed his friends and family members. He cautioned people against spreading such rumours.
Some social media outlets have been spreading a baseless fake news about my death in a car accident. This has disturbed my family & friends beyond words, and I have been receiving endless calls on this. Please refrain from such things. There was no accident and we are well.
— Mohammad Irfan (@M_IrfanOfficial) June 21, 2020
Irfan made a come back in the Pakistan cricket team for T20I against the Aussies after being out of the game for two years. Internationally, he has claimed 83 ODIs and 10 test wickets. The 38-years-old bowler is famous for being the tallest player in the cricketing world.