The following condolence message from Chairman Afghanistan Cricket Board was sent to Mohammad Shahzad on the sad demise of his father:
On behalf of the Afghanistan Cricket Board and on my own behalf, I write to express our deep sorrow on the passing away of your father. All of us fully share your grief and we pray that your father’s soul rests in peace. May Allah Almighty give you and your family strength to bear this huge loss. Ameen.