New Delhi, April 8 -- Shahid Afridi is not impressed with Cricket South Africa's decision to release some of their players in the middle of Pakistan's tour to travel to India and play the IPL. The likes of David Miller, Quinton de Kock and fast bowlers Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi did not play the third ODI between South Africa and Pakistan on Wednesday since they headed to India for their IPL commitment.

Even though a clinical Pakistan won the match to take the series, CSA's decision did not go down well with the former Pakistan captain.

"Surprising to see @OfficialCSA allowing players to travel for IPL in the middle of a series. It is sad to see T20 leagues influencing international cricket. Some rethinking needs to be...