People still remember the celebrations three years
ago, when the entire city came out to the streets chanting with
merriment in glory of the green team and their achievement. The World
Cup Imran Khan brought to Pakistan was no longer the only one; Younis
Khan led the green team to a magnanimous victory and hence to win
another World Cup.
Even though the city, at that time was declared ‘under red alert’ -
summoned by the government on account of all the terrorist attacks,
everyone forgot the fear that was in their hearts and the caution that
was to be taken during that time, and had come out of their houses
filling the streets of Pakistan, united in celebrating their glorious
That was a time, none of us can forget – memories of victory. Three
years down the lane, and 3 attempts at almost winning the trophy, the
T20 World Cup is back again. Sri Lanka being the host country this time
the tournament displays in all its glory, the ultimate prize – the 2012
Cup. All teams long for the win of the Cup, but no matter how bad
everyone wants it, there can be only one winner, one champion! Given the
recent performance of the team against Australia in the T20 matches in
UAE, everyone is hopeful that the Pakistani team will not come back from
Sri Lanka, empty handed. The Green team will rise above the rest and be
Under the captaincy of Muhammad Hafeez, the country is confident with
high hopes and is expecting him to lead the green team to a glorious
victory – as did Younis Khan & Imran Khan. All reservations for watching
the two starting matches of Pakistan, on 23rd Sept, against New Zealand
and on 25th Sept against Bangladesh have already been booked at almost
every screening event available.
Having sponsored and promoted the sport for over three decades, Pepsi
Pakistan always brings something new to the table; as it has again this
time. After a huge success of their previous cricket related
initiatives, Pepsi Pakistan is proud to bring back to all the fans out
there, the Pepsi Cricket Fantasy League!
That’s right! Pepsi Pakistan, like before gives you a chance to win
awesome prizes! They have in store cricket goods autographed personally
by none other than Shahid Afridi himself! And that’s not all, also up
for grabs are the three prizes – Rs. 50,000, Rs. 100,000 and a grand
prize of Rs. 500,000!
So come on folks, log on to
www.facebook.com/pepsipk and get yourself registered with the Pepsi
Cricket Fantasy League, and remember, the later you join, the fewer
chances you have of winning – so hurry up! We know Afridi, Ajmal and Gul
are Made for cricket – are you?