PCB hosts farewell ceremony in honour of Shaharyar Khan


LAHORE, Aug 16 (APP): Pakistan Cricket Board on Wednesday hosted
a farewell ceremony in the honour of the outgoing Chairman PCB Shaharyar
M Khan at Gaddafi stadium.
In the ceremony newly elected Chairman PCB’s Najam Sethi and
office bearers of the PCB welcomed the outgoing Chairman and gave
him a standing ovation.
Talking to the audience, Najam Sethi thanked Shaharyar Khan for
his illustrious contribution to Pakistan’s cricket. He shed light
on the illustrious career of Shaharyar Khan and mentioned his working experience with the outgone Chairman PCB. He mentioned, how he and Shaharyar Khan had worked hard to bring forward the soft image of Pakistan’s cricket.
Former Chairman PCB Shaharyar Khan speaking at the occasion thanked Najam Sethi and his senior management for their support to him in the
last three years. He highlighted, how he and the current Chairman PCB
had worked hard together in his tenure to take Pakistan’s cricket to
a respectable stature. He lauded the Chairman PCB and credited him
for the successful hosting of PSL first and second edition, and second edition’s final in Lahore this year. He lauded the coaching staff performance, the selection committee behind team’s recent victory
in the ICC Champions Trophy. He had all praise for Najam Sethi, and
termed him the right man to take Pakistan’s cricket forward in the
right direction. He wished his best wishes to the newly elected
Chairman PCB and hoped he with his vision and efforts would bring
back international cricket to Pakistan.