Zaka Ullah Mohsin, Riyadh,
The game of cricket in Saudi Arabia is beginning towards betterment, Prince Mashaal Al Saud, chairman of the Saudi Cricket Federation, has said that sooner two international cricket grounds will be built while tournaments are being organize to popularize the game of cricket among Saudi citizens.
Chairman of Saudi Cricket Federation, has said that the game of cricket is not new in Saudi Arabia. We have people from Asian countries who have settled on the cricket field. That is why the Cricket Federation has been set up. In order to further promote cricket in Saudi Arabia, two cricket grounds will be set up on international standard in Jubail and Yanbu City.
Apart from international matches, local players will also be trained and cricket tournaments will be organized at school and college levels along with cricket academies.
We also try to get the Saudi Arabian cricket team to play international matches after improvising in ICC rankings.