The domestic One-Day tournament, Pakistan Cup is set to begin next week as the players prepare to showcase their talent on the coveted platform. This tournament will allow local talent to make a name for themselves and grab the attention of the selectors ahead of the World Cup in England and Wales.
Former Pakistan skipper Salman Butt is adamant at making the most of this opportunity and has stated his aims to lead his team Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to their second title on the trot.
“It’s an honour to lead the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa team in what is a prestigious tournament. Pakistan Cup is a very competitive event and I am looking forward to meeting and gelling-in with my players. We are hoping to give our best and eyeing a win,” Butt spoke recently.
He also added the importance of the tournament in the eyes of the players. “With the World Cup squad to be announced following this event, the tournament presents a great opportunity for the players to impress the selectors and stake a claim,” he said.