Backing the Kashmiri cricketers, Muzaffarabad Tigers captain Mohammad Hafeez has mentioned that he needed to see them making nice strides within the coming days, Geo News reported.
Speaking to Geo News on Monday, the seasoned all-rounder wished the Kashmiri gamers to carry out huge for the nation and their expertise might be showcased to the complete world.
“Every cricketer playing in the KPL 2021 is doing it for the Kashmir cause,” he mentioned added that they needed to make the league profitable and play spectacular cricket.
Expressing his gladness over seeing the native expertise from Kashmir within the league, Hafeez mentioned they are going to profit and study new expertise by sharing the dressing room with worldwide cricketers.
“Two Kashmiris are part of the playing XI in our squad,” he mentioned. “This will immensely benefit the local talent here.”
The all-rounder mentioned it felt great to play in Muzaffarabad. “I am playing cricket in Muzaffarabad for the first time. The location here is very beautiful and the ground is also impressive,” he mentioned.
Hafeez mentioned the cricket stadium may have been ready in a greater method. However, he mentioned the preparations made in a brief span of time had been commendable. The Muzaffarabad Tigers captain hailed the organisers for holding the league.
Hafeez’s group made an important begin to the match, routing the Overseas Warriors by seven wickets of their maiden KPL 2021 match.
However, the Tigers misplaced to the Rawalakot Hawks after a nail-biting conflict on Monday, dropping the sport by just one run.