On the occasion of Kuwait National Day and Liberation Day celebrations Pakistan Sports Association (PSA) Kuwait organized “Hala February T20 Cricket Cup 2017” on 22 February, at Salmiya Cricket ground.
T20 Cricket match was played between Kuwait Energy and United Elevators Cricket teams.
Kuwait Energy team captain Qasim Ali won the toss and elected to field first. United Elevators team scored 162 runs in allotted 20 overs, while chasing 163 runs target Kuwait Energy scored 137 runs. United Elevators won the contest by 25 runs.
The prize distribution ceremony was held at the end of the event.
President of Pakistan Sports Association Kuwait Maqbool Ahmed, PSA Founder/Director General Muhammad Irfan Adil, Advisor M.Irfan Shafiq, Vice president Muhammad Younas Shahid, Tahir Bashir Patron in Chief VOOP media, were among the Guest.
Kuwait Energy captain Qasim Ali received the Runner up Trophy while United Elevators clinched the winner trophy, received by Captain Veeru Tanagi (Victor).
PSA Founder/Director General Muhammad Irfan Adil said that Kuwait is our second home and we wish peace and prosperity to our Kuwaiti brothers and sisters and we being Pakistani community congratulates the happiest occasion of Kuwait National Day and Liberation Day.
Mr. Ahmed said that PSA has engaged youth and the community in positive and healthy sports activities. It is an avenue for camaraderie and to develop a sense of belonging among individuals in the shared pursuit of sport and to provide an outlet for advanced participation and competition in a particular sport.
PSA is a non-political, non partisan and non-governmental organization, founded by Muhammad Irfan Adil on 14 August. It organizes sports events and festivals among the community in collaboration with local sports authorities. PSA will continue to work together with the local organizations and charities to enhance the standing and awareness of the benefits of sports and exercise.
Muhammad Younas Shahid, Vice President PSA, thanked all the guests for witnessing the thrilling game of cricket. Certificates of participation were presented to all players and match officials by distinguished guests.