KARACHI (Staff report) – The Nikah ceremony of Pakistani all-rounder Anwer Ali was held in Karachi on Friday.
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According to media reports Barat ceremony of the national cricketer will take place on October 17 (Saturday) while Walima is scheduled on October 27.
Anwar Ali earned the all-rounder status following his superb ‘batting’ in a T20 game during Pakistan’s recent tour to Sri Lanka.
The cricketer scored 46 runs off 22 balls only to assure a dramatic win of Pakistan against Sri Lanka in second T20 match after it lost seven wickets at 107 runs while requiring another 66 runs in 6 over only.
Anwar Ali, who originally hails from Sawat valley, once used to iron socks for a living as a teenage factory worker before he found his way to fame in international cricket.