Legendary Pakistani cricketer Mohsin Khan unveils Karachians’ team jersey as it bids for the T10 League title
With Shane Watson, Anton Devcich, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Nawaz, Samiullah Shenwari and Mohammad Irfan, the star-studded Karachians are already on the driver’s seat in their bid to lift the second T10 League tit
Date: Dubai, November 5, 2018:The Karachians – the newest franchise team to join the T10 League – has unveiled its team jersey at a glittering ceremony in Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city and the economic gateway to more than 200 million consumers – attended by Chief Guest Mohsin Hasan Khan, the legendary opener of the Pakistan national cricket team of the 1980s.
The event was graced by the presence of famous Pakistani cricketers Shoeb Muhammad, Fawad Allam, Khurram Manzoor and celebrities including Rana Majid, Agha Shiraz, Anmol Baloch, Suzain Fatima, Aruba Mirza, Komal Aziz, Shameem Khan and Umair Jaswal.
Officials of the T10 League, including Mr Saad Ullah Khan, Partner and Managing Director of T10 League along with officials of Platinum Sponsors Gold Crest Dreams were also present at the event.
“The huge celebrity endorsement and the presence of legendary Pakistan national team cricketers provide a huge boost to the Karachians team and will go a long way in inspiring our team and the budding cricketers from Karachi,” Mr Muhammad Imran Amin, a renowned Pakistani businessman and Owner of the Karachians team said.
“Although the city of Karachi has produced a large number of cricketers who became world famous such as Javed Miandad and Mohsin Khan, we never had a great exposure in the cricketing world. The Karachians is determined to change that and we are going to put up a strong challenge to win the T10 League title this year.”
Welcoming the Karachians, Mohsin Khan wished the team their best of luck to win the title.
Gold Crest Dreams, major UAE real estate project developed by a Karachi, Pakistan-based property developer, had earlier joined the Karachians team to fuel the T10 League.This is the first major corporate endorsement by a major business group to support the Karachians, the new franchise team to play at the Second Season of the T10 League that takes place at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium from November 21 to December 2, 2018.
Gold Crest Dreams support the Karachians team as Platinum Sponsors that will help the team to pursue an aggressive marketing and promotions drive to expand its support base and help draw wider crowd to the T10 League matches, especially people from Karachi.
Saad Ullah Khan, Partner and Managing Director of the T10 League, welcomed the Karachians at the T10 League as a new team.
“The Karachians will help to widen the appeal of the ten-over format cricket among the people of Karachi and Pakistan and we hope to see lots of people from Karachi travel to the UAE to support their team as well as watch this shortest form of popular cricket.“We would like to welcome the Karachians in to the T10 League and wish them all the best.”
With Shane Watson joining the Karachians as its Icon Player and well supported by star players such as Mohammad Irfan, Anton Devcich, Samiullah Shenwari, Ben Cutting and Mohammad Nawaz, the Karachians are ready to make a serious attempt to lift the T10 League cup.