The Champions of Pakistan Super League(PSL), Peshawar Zalmi winners Peshawar Zalmi met with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Inter-Services Public Relations said in press release on Saturday.
Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa congratulated the team and management on their performance and success. The Army chief appreciated efforts by all the PSL teams and management for brining cricket back to Pakistan. The COAS during the meeting made special mention and conveyed thanks to foreign players and guests who came to Pakistan.
Army Chief stated that Pakistan was a peace-loving country and cricket was the favourite game and a binding force for the nation.
Peshawar Zalmi team thanked the COAS for support and were pleasantly surprised to know of General Bajwa’s attachment with cricket, his cricketing expertise and knowledge about records of the sport.
They were also grateful of COAS on advises and tips. The players assured COAS that they are soldiers of Pakistan and stand with Pakistan Army in promoting peace and national harmony. The team acknowledged great sacrifices by Pakistan Army for bringing peace and stability in the country.