Chicago Premier League Opens season with a spectacular Ceremony Concludes Draft for 2022 Season
Holiday Inn, Skokie, 12th May 2022- Opening Ceremony, Chicago Premier League announced the Five Teams that will be participating in an IPL format Franchise Cricket Tournament. Guest of Honor, Toni Preckwinkle (President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners), and other Chicagoland Dignitaries, Jesal Patel (Mayor, Village of Lincolnwood), Mary Oshana (Commissioner, Skokie Park District) Pramod Shah (Clerk, Village of Skokie) was also present for the ceremony.
"Franchise Cricket will take cricket to the next level in Chicago," said Adil Azeem Khan, President of Chicago Premier League.
"I believe in team sports.," Customer Name, President of Cook County Board of Commissioners said, during her brief reminisce of her athletic life in school. She also thanked Adil Azeem Khan who has championed the sport of cricket in Chicagoland.
"You learn that when you contribute as a team you can together be successful," continued Customer Name. "These are valuable life lessons that you learn."
Chicago Premier League is committed at its core to cricket and will provide the best cricketing experience in Chicago, he added. Founded in 2022, Chicago Premier League is an extension of United Cricket League that Adil Azeem Khan has been using as a tool to bring communities together through cricket. CPL will provide and elite level of cricket for the talent and skill that is available in Chicagoland. Participating teams and owners for the first season of CPL Chicago Rowdies (Arif Patel), Chicago Hurricanes (Vishal Patel), Chicago Phantoms (Salman, Irfan, and Imran Khan), Chicago Destroyers (Sandip Mehta), Chicago Avalanche (Dr. Akbar Khan) were all present at the event. Each team had to fill a roster of Eighteen people, eight of which were selected ahead of the draft. The remaining ten players were selected today during the draft. Urvish Desai, Muhammad Daniyal Rashid, Randy Brown, Hassan Baqir, Liakatali Patel were first round picks for the night.