Love wins: Darren Sammy elated to recieve Pakistan's honorary citizenship
Monday, February 24, 2020, 8:21 AM
West Indies cricketer Darren Sammy said he feels honored to be given Pakistan's civilian award and thanked the country for showering love on him. Sammy, who led West Indies to two World T20 Cup titles, remains a popular figure in Pakistan after helping in return of international cricket in the country. I am truly honored to be given this civilian award.
Darren Sammy to be given honorary citizenship of Pakistan on March 23
Saturday, February 22, 2020, 5:52 PM
The Pakistan government would confer honorary citizenship on former West Indian captain Darren Sammy for his role in bringing international cricket back to the country, the PCB announced on Saturday. Sammy, who is presently leading Peshawar Zalmi in the fifth Pakistan Super League season, will be given the honorary citizenship and Pakistan's highest civilian award, Nishan-e-Haider, on March 23 by President Arif Alvi.