An annual 1.3 million worth sponsorship agreement has been signed between Afghanistan Cricket Board and Alokozay Group of Companies at the Afghanistan Cricket Board. The CEO of Afghanistan Cricket Board Shafiqullah Stanikzai, Sales and Marketing manager of Alokozay Group of Companies Mirwais Syal, the deputy CEO Afghanistan Cricket Board Dost Mohammad Nazari, the Human Resources manager of AGC Niamatullah Babakar, the employees of ACB and AGZ along with the media correspondences participated in the ceremony.
Shafiqullah Stanikzai, CEO Afghanistan Cricket Board spoke to media at the beginning of the ceremony. He said” sponsor is the backbone of each sports organization. Unfortunately, we didn’t have main sponsor for last one and half year. It was our top priority to find a sponsor for our organization and our efforts resulted with today’s achievement.
Stanikzai talked about the key features of the agreement and briefed that the sponsorship is for 10 year with being reviewed on agreed dates by both parties. He said that the sponsorship amount will be spent on development, domestic Cricket and HPP activities. The marketing and sales head of Alokozay Group of Companies Mriwasi Syal said, ”National Cricket players are the ones who bring achievements to the nation. Sponsoring such agency is not a pride for AGC but also national responsibility. We are supporting Afghanistan Cricket Board to play in the development of the game. He added,”We will do our efforts to support the national players and Afghanistan Cricket Board for long term.” The ceremony ended with signing the agreement from both sides.