Thanks to Peshawar Zalmi 19 Cancer Patients Were Able To Enjoy PSL in UAE

Children aged 10-20 had the best time of their life watching PSL live

Pakistan Super League is going on in full force. As the tournament progresses, the 5 franchises are entertaining the world with their unique performances. But this year, PSL franchise Peshawar Zalmi has once again proven that this tournament is more than just cricket.

Continuing their tradition from last year, the Zalmi’s have teamed up with Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital Lahore to bring in as many as 19 cancer patients to enjoy the matches live in Dubai.

Last year, the team flew students from the Army Public School who were the survivors of the deadly terrorist attack in 2014. The cancer patients, aged 10 to 20 were flown to Dubai to watch the opening ceremony as well as matches from PSL.


The children departing for Dubai

Peshawar Zalmi has chosen Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SKMCH&RC) as its official charity to support this season and is taking twenty cancer patients to witness the Opening Ceremony and matches of Pakistan Super League 2017 in Dubai.


After reaching Dubai International Airport

Cancer patients of SKMCH&RC arrive at Dubai to witness the opening ceremony and matches of Pakistan Super League 2017.


On route to the stadium to watch the opening ceremony and match of Peshawar Zalmi Vs. Islamabad United

Cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre are en route to living their dream of watching live Opening Ceremony of Pakistan Super League at Dubai Cricket Ground.

Cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre are en route to living their dream of watching live Opening Ceremony of Pakistan Super League at Dubai Cricket Ground.Courtesy: Peshawar Zalmi#PeshawarZalmi #SKMCH #PSL2017

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre‎‏ في 9 فبراير، 2017


Sharing a memorable moment with Jehangir Khan

A memorable moment for cancer patients ofShaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre as they get a chance to travel along with Jehangir Khan, a living legend, to watch the opening ceremony of Pakistan Super League.


 The children also did a Mannequin challenge in support of Peshawar Zalmi

Cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre doing the mannequin challenge in support of Peshawar Zalmi#PeshawarZalmi #SKMCH #PSL2017

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre‎‏ في 10 فبراير، 2017


A standing ovation was given to the children upon reaching the stadium


While watching the PSL opening ceremony

Cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre cheer for their favorite team at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.Courtesy: Peshawar Zalmi#PeshawarZalmi #SKMCH #PSL2017

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre‎‏ في 10 فبراير، 2017


Enjoying a memorable moment with Eoin Morgan at the match presentation ceremony

Good day for Topped off by meeting the bravest kids we have ever seen from Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital. – Eoin Morgan in a Tweet.

The adorable guests of Peshawar Zalmi also enjoyed their stay at Dubai by visiting different places and enjoying food with their favorite cricketers and celebrities.


At a dinner with Salim Safi and Javed Afridi

The evening turned magical for our little heroes from Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre as they enjoyed food aboard a dinner cruise. It was an unforgettable night for them as they ate together while enjoying magnificent city sights lit up at night, sharing joy with Javed Afridi, Chairman Peshawar Zalmi, who made this adventure possible for them.


Visiting the Mall of Emirates, Dubai

Bringing beautiful smiles on the faces of cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre who had time of their lives at Mall of Emirates, Dubai


Meeting their hero Shahid Afridi and the rest of the team – a dream come true

Enjoying priceless moments with their favourite players: “Cricket is not just a game, it is our passion and meeting these players has truly been a dream come true for us.” – Cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre


Eon Morgan donates his kits for the cancer patients

As a farewell present, Eoin Morgan donated his kits for the cancer patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital and Research Centre.

After tonight’s game all of my kit is on its way to these brave young kids of I hope you enjoy. Everyone at loves you – Eoin Morgan

England’s Eoin Morgan played six matches for Peshawar Zalmi and is now leaving for his national team’s series against West Indies.


Some Children shared their messages

ہم نے کبھی سوچا بھی نہ تھا کہ ہم پاکستان سپر لیگ کے میچ دیکھنے کیلئے دبئ جائیں گے۔ جس طرح ہم نے کینسر کے خلاف جنگ جیتی ہے اسی طرح ہم امید کرتے ہیں کہ پشاور زلمی بھی جم کر کھیلے گی اور پاکستان سپر لیگ جیتے گی۔ (سورج کمار، کینسر پیشنٹ، شوکت خانم ہسپتال)#PeshawarZalmi #SKMCH #PSL2017

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre‎‏ في 9 فبراير، 2017

Message by Afia Aness (Cancer patient SKMCH&RC)

'میں ایک کینسر سروائیور ہوں اور پشاور زلمی کی بدولت ہم دبئی میں پاکستان سپر لیگ دیکھنے آئے ہیں'۔ – (عافیہ انیس، کینسر پیشنٹ، شوکت خانم ہسپتال)#PeshawarZalmi #SKMCH #PSL2017

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre‎‏ في 11 فبراير، 2017

Message by Jason Haroon (Cancer patient, SKMCH&RC)

'جس طرح میں نے کینسر کو "Bowl Out" کیا ہے، مجھے امید ہے کے پشاور زلمی PSL 2017 کی ساری ٹیمز کو "Bowl Out" کرے گی'۔ – (جیسن ہارون، کینسر پیشنٹ، شوکت خانم ہسپتال)#PeshawarZalmi #SKMCH #PSL2017

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre‎‏ في 11 فبراير، 2017

 

The children who went to Dubai to see the PSL live were over the moon ever since they landed in Dubai.


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