Sarfraz Ahmed, the national cricket team captain who led Quetta Gladiators to an emphatic victory in this year's Pakistan Super League (PSL), donned a Pakistan Army uniform to celebrate his team triumph in Quetta.
The Gladiators clinched the PSL title by beating Peshawar Zalmi in the final played in Karachi's National Stadium on March 17.
The team celebrated the victory in its home town, where an especial ceremony was organised in its honour by the government on Saturday.
Gladiators reach Quetta after winning PSL title
The team received a warm welcome at the Quetta International Airport as it arrived in the Balochistan capital on a two-day visit a day earlier.
The overjoyed fans were chanting slogans and carrying banners to welcome the team. They also shower rose petals on the team members.
The official twitter handle of Quetta Gladiators shared the pictures of the event, which was attended by Commander of Southern Command Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa and Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan among others.
‘Captain’ @SarfarazA_54 with @nadeem_omar57 & @AsimBajwaISPR #PurpleForce #KaiKaiQuetta #ItsOurTime pic.twitter.com/7VKMDMx2fb— Quetta Gladiators (@TeamQuetta) March 23, 2019
A musical show was also arranged for the team at the Quetta Polo Ground cantonment. Country's renowned singers showcased their talent at the show, which continued till late night.
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