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Pakistan Cup 2019 to Kick Off Today

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Cricket Cup 2019 will roll into action here at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi from today (April 2-12).

Balochistan captain Asad Shafiq said, “I have a very balanced team, consisting young and experienced players. I am hopeful that they will live up to the expectations and help the team win the title.”

Sindh skipper Umar Gul said, “All the teams are well-balanced and I wish all best of luck. I will try to play role-model role for juniors.”Khyber Pakhtunkhwa captain Salman Buthh said, “Top players are playing in the tournament and they will try to play good and positive cricket to earn a place in the national squad.”

Punjab captain Kamran Akmal said, “Pakistan Cup is always very competitive tournament. It’s a great opportunity for all the players as those, who will perform and impress the selectors, will earn the place in the national team.”

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) General Manager Domestic Cricket Shafiq Ahmed said, “Domestic cricket is always on top priority for PCB and despite the world is playing and focusing on T20 cricket, we are ensuring 50-over matches go ahead.”