Hashim Amla loves Peshawari chappal

By: News Desk      Published: 05:11 PM, 13 Mar, 2021
Hashim Amla loves Peshawari chappal

Former South African cricket great Hashim Amla visited a Peshawar market and bought four pairs of Peshawari chappals, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Saturday. 

The Peshawari chappal is a traditional type of footwear of Pashtuns. The shoe takes its name from the Peshawar city, where it originates and chappal means flip-flops or sandals while locals call the Peshawari chappal as Tsaple (Pashto word). 

Hashim Amla spent some time in the market and tried few pairs and liked the Peshawari chappal 

Hashim Amla had played cricket for South Africa in all three formats of the game, holds the record for being the fastest ever to score 2000, 3000, 4000, 5000, 6000 and 7000 ODI runs. He also became the fastest cricketer to reach 10 ODI centuries. Amla is an occasional offbreak bowler and was South Africa's Test captain from June 2014 to January 2016.