DUBAI – Crew Inexperienced will put on black armbands of their opening match towards arch-rivals India to specific solidarity in the direction of the flood victims.
The much-awaited encounter between Asian cricket giants comes as deaths in ravaging monsoon floods in Pakistan crossed 1,000 in wake of a damaging deluge that has been described as a humanitarian catastrophe.
In a press release, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) mentioned Babar XI will put on black armbands of their Asia Cup 2022 marketing campaign opener towards India to specific their solidarity and assist for flood-affected folks throughout the nation.
The 2 neighboring sides will tackle one another at this time. The 15th Asia Cup was to be held in Sri Lanka however moved to the UAE owing to the financial and political state of affairs within the Island nation.
However, casualties in floods surpassed 1,000 as rains proceed to pour in elements of the nation. The latest floods are akin to 2010, the worst when over 2,000 folks died and almost a fifth of the nation was beneath water.
Balochistan, KP, and Sindh remained the worst affected areas because the torrential rains convey a wave of destruction within the cash-strapped nation.
Studies recommend that flooding has affected greater than 33 million folks, destroying harvests, cattle, and hundreds of thousands of properties.
The Pakistani authorities has declared the devastating floods a nationwide emergency and is searching for help from overseas international locations.