Multan, December 08, 2016 (PPI-OT):Chairman PCB Shaharyar M Khan inaugurated Inzamam ul Haq Multan High-Performance Centre (HPC) today in Multan where Subhan Ahmad, Mudassar Nazar, Ali Zia, Inzamam ul Haq, Mushtaq Ahmed, Test cricketer Shabbir Ahmed Manzoor Elahi, Zahoor Elahi, Malik Bashir- Father of Late Aamir Bashir, regional coaches, dignitaries and media persons were also present.
Chairman PCB expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the people who died in a PIA plane crash on Wednesday. Addressing the people after academy inauguration, he said:
“I am immensely pleased to inaugurate the state-of-the-art centre named after Inzamam ul Haq for his services towards Pakistan cricket, the second such facility in the country after Lahore. The Inzamam ul Haq HPC would help carter for young talent available in Southern Punjab and provide opportunities to young players to train under the supervision of professional coaches. I assure you that with the unflinching verve, activeness and innovative approach of highly qualified coaching/support staff employed by PCB for this High Performance Cricket Centre, the numbers will increase significantly. The PCB is very much on a mission to promote the game of cricket in remote areas by making this first High Performance Cricket Centre operational with Karachi to follow soon.” He named Players Block of the Academy after late Aamir Bashir, a cricketer from Multan who died at a very young age, for his outstanding performance for the region.
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