Water and Power Development Authority cricket team

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Water and Power Development Authority
Wapda logo.jpg
Personnel
Captain Pakistan Salman Butt
Coach Pakistan Amjad Siddique
Owner Water and Power Development Authority
Team information
Colours     
Home ground WAPDA Sports Complex - Lahore
Capacity 8,000
History
Quaid-e-Azam Trophy wins 1
Official website: www.wapda.gov.pk

The Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) cricket team is a first-class cricket side in Pakistan that plays in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, Patron's Trophy, Pentangular Trophy and also competes in limited-overs cricket.

History[edit]

Water and Power Development Authority first competed at first-class level in the 1975-76 season, but they did not become a permanent part of top-level domestic competitions until the 1997-98 Patron's Trophy, when they finished last out of eight, without a win.[1] They have become more successful since then. After their victory in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy in 2016-17 in December 2016[2] they had played 198 first-class matches, for 76 wins, 44 losses, 77 draws and one tie.[3]

Honours[edit]

Quaid-e-Azam Trophy

  • 1986/87 (3rd Place)
  • 2002/03 (Quarter-Final)
  • 2016/17 (Winner)

Patron's Trophy

  • 1986/87 (Pre-Quarter-Final)
  • 2006/07 (Quadrangular Stage)

National One-day Championship

  • 1997/98 (Final Round)
  • 1998/99 (Final Round)
  • 1999/2000 (Semi-Final)
  • 2001/02 (Semi-Final)
  • 2002/03 (Runner-up)
  • 2004/05 (Winner)
  • 2005/06 (Semi-Final)
  • 2007/08 (Super Eight)
  • 2010/11 (Semi-Final)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PCB Patron's Trophy 1997-98 table". CricketArchive. Retrieved 15 December 2016. 
  2. ^ "Butt ton secures WAPDA's maiden title". Cricinfo. 15 December 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2016. 
  3. ^ "Playing record". CricketArchive. Retrieved 15 December 2016. 

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