Shielding champions Federal Areas will be joined by the four common sides in the Mughal Steel Pakistan Cup 2019 one-day competition, which will be held at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium from 2-12 April.
The opening installation will be among Punjab and Balochistan, which will be captained by wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal and center request batsman Asad Shafiq, individually. Wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan-drove Federal Areas will open their title barrier on Wednesday, 3 April, against Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, which will be captained by left-gave opener Salman Butt.
Sindh is the opposite side in the competition, which will be driven by right-arm pacer Umar Gul.
General Manager Domestic Cricket Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shafiq Ahmed said that the Mughal Steel Pakistan Cup was an extraordinary open door for players and enthusiasts of cricket in Rawalpindi, “The players who do well can come into thought for a World Cup sport, I likewise demand the general population of Rawalpindi and Islamabad to turn up in enormous numbers and bolster a top-class competition.”
The five sides for the 2019 competition have been picked by the national determination board of trustees, which is going by Inzamamul Haq. Players who have been playing standard and steady cricket for the Pakistan cricket group has not been incorporated as a feature of the selector’s strategy of giving them adequate rest before the voyage through England, which will promptly be trailed by the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket World Cup 2019.
With the 15-players squad for the World Cup to be reported after the Pakistan Cup, the Mughal Steel Pakistan Cup gives a last chance to the cricketers to assert some authority for a spot in the greatest cricket exhibition on earth.
The competition will convey all out prize cash of PKR 3.5 million with the victor gathering PKR 2 million. The losing finalist will get PKR 1 million, while player of the alliance matches will get PKR 25,000 each.
The best batsman, bowler, all-rounder and player of the last will get PKR 100,000 each.
The PCB, as a component of its procedure to additionally give motivations in residential cricket, has improved the match charge of every player from PKR 33,000 to PKR 35,000.