PSL 2019

A dream come true: Young cancer survivor Hamza meets his hero

West Indies cricketer and captain of Peshawar Zalmi, Darren Sammy is winning hearth of Pakistanis. Earlier, he won hearts of people after he paid a visit to the Quaid’s Mausoleum on Sunday.

Sammy dressed in a traditional  ‘Shalwar Kameez’, Sammy and Peshawar Zalmi team owner Javed Afridi, visited the Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah’s mausoleum. Sammy shared several pictures and video of his visit on Twitter.

In one video from the visit, Sammy wrote: ‘What an Amazing experience I had visiting the Tomb of the legend Mohammad Ali Jinnah.. Faith Unity Discipline and add Love to it will make the world a better place.”

Young cancer survivor meets his hero, Darren Sammy;

Few days ago, Hamza a recent cancer survivor, uploaded a video on social media that it is his dream to meet his hero Daren Sammy.

In no time, Peshawar Zalmi management saw the video and invited Hamza over to meet his hero. Daren Sammy was super excited to meet the youngster and said that if he could inspire one child, he is doing something right.

Hamza drew a portrait of Daren Sammy when he was terminally ill and showed it to the skipper. It goes to show the love he had for his favorite hero.

In a video shared on Zalmi’s YouTube channel on Saturday, Sammy is seen meeting Hamza, who brought his hero a drawing he made. Sammy and other Zalmi players signed a jersey for Hamza as well as notes wishing him strength and luck.

In a post shared on Twitter, the West Indies cricketer wrote: “Aspire to inspire … it looks like Hamza’s broad shoulders really did help me hit some sixes.”

He thanked the team for helping make Hamza’s dream come true.

Sammy is in Karachi for the Pakistan leg of the 2019 Pakistan Super League. He will lead his team in the final of PSL 4 as they face-off against the Quetta Gladiators tomorrow (March 17).

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