Haris, Azam to lead Zone III Blues, Whites teams in U-17 Cricket C’ship


Karachi: Haris-bin-Tahir has been named to lead Zone III Blues while Azam Khan has been picked to captain Zone III Whites in forthcoming KCCA Inter-Zonal Under-17 Cricket Championship.

President KCCA Zone III Ali Hussain announced the team after discussions with selection committee members Aamir Iqbal, Asim Rizvi, Afzal Qureshi and Mohammad Abbas Nawaz (Coordinator). KCCA Treasurer Mushir Rabbani, Secretary Zone III Mohammad Raees and Zone III Treasurer Mohammad Yasin were also present on the occasion.

Haris will lead Zone III Blues in the tournament which begins later this month. Other team members are Mubashir Ahmed (VC), Asghar Khan, Jan Zohaib, Talha Zahid, Asad-ul-Haq, Syed Ali Naseem, Saad-bin-Yousuf, Shahzaib Khan, Zarar Shah, Khushaal Khan, Rashid Khan, Nabeel Irfan, Sajawal Khan, Nihal Ahmed, Mohammad Zeeshan, Saad Abbasi, Ammad Ashraf, Usama Khan, Arbaz Ijaz, Mohammad Saadiq, Sameer Zulfiqar, Babar Hussain and Mohammad Usman. Muzammil Saqib will be the coach of the team.

Zone III Whites consists of Azam Khan (Captain), Ram Ravi (VC), Shiraz Asif, Naveed Ahmed, Ramis Arjumand, Israr Ahmed, Danish Ahmed Khan, Syed Asad Hussain, Anus Mehmud, Usman Kaiser, Sameer Farooq, Mateen Malik, Alhaan Yousuf, Waqas Khan, Mohammad Ali Khan, Tauseef Khan, Farhan Shah, Bilal Khalid, Mohammad Anus, Mohammad Hamza, Shahbaz Ahmed, Abrar Khan and Deril. Bhrat Kumar will coach the team.