Former Pakistan Captain Shoaib Malik dedicated his Lanka Premier League victory to the Peshawar’s Army Public School which was attacked by terrorists in December 2014, who martyred more than 145 children and school staffers.
He took to his Twitter, with hashtags of #LPL, #OnlyJaffna, #Cricket, #Pakistan and #NeverForget he wrote:
Another WIN, another TROPHY, another Man Of The Match in the Finals… Alhamdulillah!
I dedicate today’s win to the little champs who lost their lives in the Peshawar tragedy.
– Another WIN, another TROPHY, another Man Of The Match in the Finals… Alhamdulillah!
— Shoaib Malik 🇵🇰 (@realshoaibmalik) December 16, 2020
The tennis icon, Sania Mirza also reacted sweetly to father Imran Mirza’s tweet over Shoab Malik’s win in LPL season.
— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) December 16, 2020
It should be noted that Shoaib Malik with his 46 off 35 and two wickets lead Jaffna Stallions to enjoy the crucial victory against Galle Gladiators in the Lanka Premier League final.
The match was played at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium in Hambantota.
Jaffna Stallions won the toss and elected to bat first. Openers Avishka Fernando (27 off 23) and Johnson Charles (26 off 15) and Malik’s 46 off 35 helped the team to put the target of 188 on the scoreboard with a loss of six wickets.
However, Gladiators were restricted to 135-9. Captain Bhanuka Rajapaksa put his 40 runs on the scoreboard from 17 balls with three fours.