· Organised by All India Cricket Association of the Deaf (New Delhi), the match is to be hosted by Deaf Cricket Federation Punjab
Fifth December 2014 is going to be a great day for LPU student cricket fans when they will witness T-20 ‘Dosti Cup’ Cricket Match between India & Pakistan international deaf teams. Players from both the countries will be in the international dresses of their respective countries. The match is going to be in the extremes of emotional joys and support for the players of both the sides instead of being a traditional rivalry match usually played between the two countries. Congenitally impaired of speech and hearing abilities, the cricketers of both the sides are supposed to show unimaginable feat of cricketing through bat and ball. This match is being organized by All India Cricket Association of the Deaf (New Delhi), and to be hosted by Deaf Cricket Federation Punjab. The skippers of Indian and Pakistan teams are Manjeet Kumar and Zaka Ahmad respectively.
LPU Pro Chancellor Mrs Rashmi Mittal informed: “It is really heartening to tell that the differently- able cricketers of the two neighbouring countries will showcase their talent on LPU cricket grounds. We are very happy to be a part of such an organization which is going to encourage both the participants and the spectators. The deep seated confidence and determination in these special players is sure to motivate our students.”