- The Pakistani Navy gave the honourary rank of lieutenant upon cricketer Fakhar Zaman
- Fakhar is given the title for his brilliant presentation in cricket
- Fakhar is a previous Navy serviceman and spoken to the Pakistan Navy at various cricket competitions in the past
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Navy on Monday gave the honourary rank of lieutenant to eminent cricketer Fakhar Zaman in an offer to recognize his accomplishments in the game just as his relationship with the Navy.
According to an assertion gave by the Director-General Public Relations of the Pakistan Navy, the Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi gave the privileged lieutenant title upon Zaman during an uncommon epaulet grant function held at the Naval Headquarters in Islamabad.
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Fakhar Zaman is a previous Pakistan Navy serviceman. He joined the naval force in 2007 as a mariner with the tasks branch. During the early long periods of his administration, his phenomenal cricketing aptitudes were spotted after which he spoke to the Pakistan Navy in a few cricket tournaments.
According to the assertion, Fakhar’s exhibition in the game stayed outstanding all through his time in the group and he procured various shrubs for the Pakistan Navy.
In 2012, he made his worldwide presentation in cricket while he was all the while serving in Pakistan Navy. He partook in International Defense Cricket Challenge Cup 2012 held in Australia where he won the “Best Player of the Tournament” accolade.
Later, he got the Sanad-e-Tahseen grant by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) for his amazing cricketing skills.
Per the assertion, the Pakistan Navy has benevolently given Fakhar the occasion to proceed with his profession in cricket and join the Pakistan National Cricket squad.
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During the course of time, his significant accomplishments in the field of cricket incorporate a game dominating century against India in the last of ICC Champions Trophy in 2017. He was additionally proclaimed the “Man of the Match”.
Aside from that, he scored 1000 quickest runs in only 18 One Day Internationals (ODIs) in the year 2018. He turned into the principal Pakistani to score a twofold century in an ODI and holds the record for setting up an initial association of 304 runs in 2018.
Fakhar Zaman likewise made a world record by scoring 512 runs in five continuous ODI arrangement. In the public T20 Tournament this year, he won the title of “Best Player and Batsman.”
While tending to the function, the Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi saluted Fakhar Zaman for his momentous accomplishments for Pakistan in the field of cricket.
He underscored that the Pakistan Navy has been supporting different games, including squash, cruising, hockey, and football, among others, and has created various expert players who spoke to Pakistan and acquired shrubs for the country.
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He featured that the Pakistan Navy will proceed with its support for the games culture at both public and worldwide levels.
The epaulet grant service was gone to by regular folks, military work force, and dignitaries from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).