GZL 2018: Zalmi World Cup featuring ‘Kashmir Zalmi’, starting this Sunday

The Pakistan Super League champions Peshawar Zalmi have announced fixtures of “Global Zalmi League” in which 16 teams, including Kashmir Zalmi, will be in action for nine days in the UAE.

Dubai: The mega event will begin from February 11 in Ajman Oval cricket ground, Ajman, UAE. Each team can include two players from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. Talented and passionate cricketers will gather under Zalmai’s umbrella to show their skills. Daily Pakistan reported on Tuesday.

The teams are Australia Zalmai, Austrian Zalmai, Bahrain Zalmai, Bonn Zalmai, Canada Zalmai, China Zalmai, Dubai Zalmai, Kabul Zalmai, Kashmir Zalmai, Korea Zalmai, London Zalmai, Paris Zalmai, Saudi Arabia Zalmai, South Africa Zalmai, Torino Zalmai, and USA Zalmai National Team.

In 2107,  Peshawar Zalmi conducted a successful Zalmi World Cup featuring ten Global Zalmi teams from around the world.

Javed Afridi, Chairman of Peshawar Zalmi, says that by organising the Global Zalmi League “we want to empower overseas Pakistanis to develop and promote a soft image of Pakistan. Global Zalmi is the best example of Global village as we want to bring different nationalities & fans together to play the game of cricket. I am pleased to confirm that two players from KP & FATA can also be selected in the teams to give them a chance of playing against global & diversified talent.”

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