Zaka Mohsin, Riyadh,
The T20 National Cricket Championship held in the Saudi capital Riyadh, 400 teams from across Saudi Arabia played in this T20 cricket tournament.
The final match was played between Punjab Green and Arkan XI. Punjab XI scored 186 runs in the 20 overs while the players of Arkan XI could not play well on the crease and the entire team was bowled out for 142 runs in the 15th over.
Prince Saud bin Mashaal, chairman of the Saudi Arabian Cricket Federation, Nadeem Nadwi CEO of the Saudi Cricket Center, and Bilal Akbar, Pakistan’s ambassador, distributed prizes among the players at the closing ceremony, along with senior officials from the Saudi Ministry of Sports.
Punjab XI expressed their happiness and jubilations over receiving the winning trophy, on this occasion Ambassador Bilal Akbar and Nadeem Nadvi said that the future of cricket in Saudi Arabia is bright and international matches will be played soon on Saudi Arabian soil.