Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh, in a statement on Friday, said the tour of Bangladesh cricket team will obviously play a major role in restoring confidence of other top cricketing nations.
Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh said: “We are quite confident that other leading cricket teams will also tour Pakistan in near future after this tour”. He urged the Pakistan fans to show discipline and patience during the T20 rubber against visiting Bangladesh. The positive attitude of cricket lovers will definitely project Pakistan’s soft image at international level.
Highlighting Sports Board Punjab’s future events, Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh informed that though cricket remains on top when it comes to popularity but we are focusing on several other sports as per our planning to promote sports culture across the province. “We are going to organize first SBP Snooker Championship in Nishtar Park Sports Complex in near future. Young players from all nine divisions will exhibit their snooker skills in the championship”.
Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh further said that grand event of Kabaddi World Cup is also in the event list of Sports Board Punjab. “World’s top kabaddi stars from 10 leading teams including India will participate in the mega event”.