by: Muhammad Nizam Karachi (Sports Reporter) Chief Guest Former Pakistan captain and chairman Shahid Afridi Foundation (SAF) “Shahid Khan Afridi” will Inaugurate. The National PD T-20 Cricket Championship 2022 today Saturday at oval cricket ground at 12:30 am National Stadium Karachi while the representative of PCB Arshad Khan, CEO Sindh cricket Association Mahmood Hamid, Shahid Mehboob Director HPC Karachi, Younus Alam (ICRC) and PPDCA Supporter Syed Tauseef Shah will be also the guest of honours they, will all celebrate the occasion the International Day for people with disabilities 3rd December.
This was announced by the General Secretary and Tournament Director Amiruddin Ansari, on an opening day in Group “A” Karachi PD will face the Quetta PD. At the same time, Hyderabad will meet Quetta Bolan, in Karachi, Lahore vs Sialkot at Garrison park Sialkot and Peshwar vs Fata Peshawar while in group “B” Multan vs Faisalabad and Bahawalpur vs Sargodha in Multan.
According to the details, the 8th National Championship will start simultaneously in six cities of the country with the support of the International Committee of the Red Cross and Shahid Afridi Foundation as well as the Pakistan Cricket Board. the 16 teams of the cities Karachi, Quetta, Quetta Bolan, Hyderabad, Multan, Faislabad Bhawalpur, Sargodha, Islamabad, Azad Kashmir, Rawalpindi, Abbottabad, Lahore, Sialkot, Peshawar, Fata will take part in the Championship It is being held under a new format Bhawalpur Pd will defend the title.
The first round will be on a knockout basis in the second phase, the matches will be played in Karachi and Multan on a league basis. The semi-finals and the National Championship final will be played in Karachi.