Sports: Cricket: Benazir Bhutto International Cricket Stadium inaugurated

Karachi: President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari on Wednesday inaugurated the newly built Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto International Cricket Stadium at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh.

After the inauguration ceremony, while addressing a gathering, the president said that the government will continue to provide facilities for healthy activities to the youth of the nation.

Zardari also praised Pakistan Cricket Board PCB for the newly built stadium.

An exhibition match results was also played on the occasion between Chairman’s XI and President’s XI teams, represented by former players. President’s XI won the match by 10 wickets.

Results:
Chairman’s XI 181 in 5 overs Intikhab Alam 5, Ijaz Ahmed 10no, Mansoor Rana 0no: President’s XI 190 in 3.1 overs Javed Miandad 10no, Awais Zia 6no