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PCB General Body Meeting: PCB Chief Announces Rewards Of 1 MLN For Blind & Deaf Cricket Teams

The Pakistan Cricket Board General Body Meeting took place at the national high performance centre in Lahore.

PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja chaired the meeting, while chairman, Pakistan Blind Cricket Council Syed Sultan Shah and President, Deaf Cricket Association Irfan Miraj also attended the meeting along with their office-bearers, who participated as observers on the special invitation of the PCB Chairman.

PCB Chief Executive Faisal Hasnain and Chief Operating Officer Barrister Salman Naseer also attended the meeting as ex-officio members.

The general body considered and expressed their views on the audited accounts and PCB annual report, which are now available for viewing and downloading at the corporate website under documents.

The general body was also provided with a snapshot of Pakistan Cricket and received a briefing on the steps and measures being taken to bolster Pakistan Cricket’s Foundations by strengthening grassroots cricket.

The general body was informed the Pakistan men’s sides were presently ranked fifth in tests and, third in ODIs and T20Is, while they are placed in fourth position on the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League, which is a qualifying event for the 2023 World Cup.

The general body was updated on the busy and tough 2022-23 cricket season for the men’s side.

PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja also announced rewards of rupees one million each for the Pakistan Blind And Deaf Cricket Teams in recognition of their performances at the international level.