On a perfect sunny Friday, Kuwait Cricket inaugurated the Sulaibiya Turf Cricket Ground on 13 November. The Chief Guest, Asad Khan inaugurated the Sualibiya ground by cutting the traditional cake. He said that he was pleasantly surprised to see the lush green outfield and a perfect block. He congratulated Kuwait Cricket for the hard work and efforts in organizing good quality cricket of international standards.
Iqbal Vanoo, Deputy Chairman, Asad Baig, Director General, Sajid Ashraf, Director Domestic/Marketing, Murali Kutticode, Director Corporate and Juniors and Tahir Khan, Venue manager were the Kuwait Cricket Council official were present for the opening ceremeny. After the heavy rains in the previous week, it was a challenge to quickly restore the ground to commence the much awaited tournament on 13 November which was achieved under the supervision of KC officials. With a modified irrigation system and decent landscaping, teams are going to enjoy the winter cricket.