President congratulates green shirts for qualifying for CT-2017 semis


Makkah, June 13 (TNS): President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday felicitated the Pakistan cricket team for qualifying for semifinals of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017.

The President, in a message, expressed the hope that the national cricket team would continue its journey of victories in future as well.

The President congratulated the Pakistan team for their magnificent win in the key match against Sri Lanka.

Pakistan has qualified for the ICC Champions Trophy’s semi-finals after defeating Sri Lanka by three wickets at Cardiff.

Pakistan rode on skipper Sarfraz Ahmed’s unbeaten 61 to recover from a middle-order collapse and pull off a three-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in a virtual quarter-final Group B ICC Champions Trophy 2017 clash at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff.