CMPak announces the sponsorship of the Regional T20Cup 2014; supporting 4 provincial
And 1 federal team; thus reaffirming its commitment towards the progression
Of cricket at grass root levels
Karachi – 6th February, 2014: China Mobile Pakistan-Zong, Pakistan’s fastest growing telecom network, announced its sponsorship of the National T20 Cup 2014 (Regional Cup). The tournament will be starting from 6th February, 2014 and includes a total of seventeen teams from all regions of Pakistan.
Apart from being the major sponsor of the tournament, Zong has also committed itself to sponsoring five major teams, which are representing four provinces; Lahore Eagles, Karachi Zebras, Peshawar Panthers, Quetta Bears, and a federal team; Islamabad Leopards.
“Zong is immensely pleased and excited about sponsoring one of the most exhilarating domestic cricket tournaments of this season”, said Mr. Sikander Naqi, advisor to chief, Zong. “We have proudly become a regular patron of cricket and hope to see great sportsman spirit in this upcoming tournament. We wish all the teams involved in the Regional Cup 2014the best and look forward to entertainment of the highest level. By sponsoring this domestic tournament, Zong continues being at the center of people’s heart across the nation and its legacy of promoting sports in Pakistan”.
Zong, a China Mobile Pakistan (CMPak) company and part of China Mobile, the largest Telecom operator in the world, has previously taken many initiatives to support sports activities in Pakistan, the most notable one being their collaboration with Manchester United Football club. The company has been involved in supporting various international cricket series, polo and golf tournaments like Pakistan vs. South Africa series, Shandur Polo Festival and Chief of Naval Staff Amateur Golf Championship.