MQMUSA Annual Cricket Tournament Held in Philadelphia (April-18-2006)

After a hectic day of hard work the New Jersey team won the Championship and New York team was placed at the second. The matches had started at 11:30 am in the morning and lasted until 6:00 pm. Around 2:00 pm MQM Philadelphia committee received visiting honorable guests from Pakistan Mrs. Shahnaz Yousuf elected member of Karachi City council.

Mrs. Shahnaz Yousuf congratulated the MQM Philadelphia unit who organized the championship and all the participants. More than a hundred family members and friends had came to attend this annual cricketing gala championship and enjoyed a whole day of sports and picnic. At the end of the match, chief guest Mrs. Shahnaz Yousuf awarded trophies to the champion and the runner teams.

After prize distribution Ejaz Sabir of Philadelphia offered Fatiah for all the martyrs of MQM and those who shaeed in Nashdar Park bomb blast. At the end MQM USA's central organizer Ajaz Siddiqui congratulated MQM Philadelphia's unit for their continuous efforts in holding this annual event, especially he applauded the hard work put on by the unit incharge Mrs. Uzma Azam and all the committee members including Arshad Hussain and Mahfooz Hydari.

Four teams participated-- Philadelphia, Washington DC, New Jersey and New York.