KUWAIT: A tribute to late Muhammad Riaz Chaudhary, the cricket legend of Kuwait Pakistan Sports Association Kuwait (PSAK) organized Muhammad Riaz Chaudhary memorial T20 Cricket Cup 2017 on 27th January at PSA Minhaj Cricket ground Khaitan.
T20 Cricket Cup match was played between Friends Cricket Club & Kandy Boys Cricket team. Kandy Boys team captain Fazil won the toss and elected to bat first and they scored 193 runs in allotted 20 overs, which were achieved comprehensively by Friends Cricket Club players in 20th over. Suhail was declared Man of the Match due to his outstanding all round performance of 74 runs and a wicket which led his team in victory by 6 wickets.
At the end, prize distribution ceremony was held. Vice President of Pakistan Sports Association Kuwait Muhammad Younas Shahid, Pakistan Qirrat & Naat Council Kuwait (PQNCK) Patron-in- Chief, Shamshad Khan Tanoli & Jahanzeb Usman President ANP Kuwait, PSA Founder/Director General Muhammad Irfan Adil, Advisor M Irfan Shafiq, Executive Member of PQNCK Baber Hussain, Naeem Shahwere were among the guests.
Many dignitaries & cricket lovers watched the thrilling game. Kandy Boys captain Fazil received the Runner up Trophy while Friend Cricket Club Kuwait clinched the Winner Trophy, received by Captain Muddassar Iqbal. At this stage, PSA Founder/Director General Muhammad Irfan Adil highlighted the remarkable services of late Muhammad Riaz Chaudhary for cricket development in Kuwait. He said the event is dedicated to his efforts, services and great contribution to the cricket in Kuwait