KARACHI: Karachi Commissioner Muhammad Iqbal Memon has inaugurated Muslim Khatri Premier League Cricket Tournament at Asghar Ali Shah Cricket Stadium.
The tournament was organized by Khatri Muslim Jamaat.
Dr. Syed Muhammad Ali Shah’s wife Asma Ali Shah, Secretary of the Organizing Committee of the tournament Sadiq Khatri, Nizamuddin, President of Muslim Khatri Jamaat Faqir Muhammad, Jameel Ahmed and owners of six teams of the league were also present at the inaugural session.
In the first season of premier league, six teams are participating. The winner’s trophy was unveiled at the opening of the tournament and a display of spectacular fireworks was held.
Commissioner Muhammad Iqbal Memon praised Muslim Khatri Jamat for organizing the cricket league and held out assurance for his full support and cooperation to league organizing committee.
On the occasion, a commemorative shield of league was presented to the commissioner and other guests.
The opening match of the league was played between Sports Journalists Association XI and Showbiz XI.