RAWALPINDI: The first and solely feminine cricket match referee of Pakistan, Saman Zulfiqar, began performing her duties within the National Triangular Women’s T20 Championship on Friday.
Talking to a Geo correspondent, Saman stated that she could be very blissful to be working as the primary feminine match referee within the nation.
The Sheikhupura-born official was the one feminine match referee in Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) improvement panel for the home cricket season 2020-21 introduced earlier in September.
Content together with her assignments, Saman stated, “I am very happy to supervise the matches. I was so proud when PCB selected me in the panel but now that I have started working, I consider it a huge honour.”
The newly appointed official was very eager to study and stated she desires to achieve as a lot expertise as potential. She appreciated PCB’s effort in supporting her and urged girls to affix the sphere.
“My message for girls is to pursue this field. PCB has provided me a good platform. The girls should also consider umpiring as a field,” she added.