Swabi is going to host a T20 tournament between 64 teams and the managing committee invited the local heroes Junaid Khan, Yasir Shah, and Senator Sitara Ayaz to the opening ceremony of the tournament.
Senator of “Awami National Party” Sitaraz Ayaz appreciated the efforts of Junaid Khan and Yasir Shah in this regard. “Promoting Sports at the grassroots level is definitely all about to highlight, to promote and to bring new ‘Youth Talent’ at National and then at International level, I am really thankful to Junaid Khan and Yasir Shah for joining the opening ceremony of the T20 tournament at Swabi”., she added.
Junaid was dropped from Pakistan’s team after the series against England prior to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. On the other hand, Yasir Shah is currently part of the training camp at the National Cricket Academy.