LAHORE - The eagerly-awaited elections of the Lahore City Cricket Association (LCCA) will be held today (Thursday) under the auspices of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) at Gaddafi Stadium.

PCB’s election commissioner Rana Farooq Shahzad will be conducting the elections which will be held between Kh Nadeem group and Rokhari group. Due to extraordinary interest of both the groups, the elections have gained a special hype. Nadeem group is led by former LCCA president Khawaja Nadeem Ahmad while Rokhari group is led by Shahraiz Rokhari.  Nadeem group has fielded Sardar Noushad Ahmad for LCCA president slot against Rokhari group’s Shahraiz Rokhari. Wasim Anwar is candidate of secretary from Nadeem group against Rokhari group’s Habib Shah.

Nadeem said: “We have fielded honest and sound reputed candidates in the elections and we are confident about our success in the elections.

Noushad is president of West Zone cricket association and known for his measures for the cause of cricket. If elected to power, my group will continue his policies to further develop cricket on new lines under the patronage of the PCB.” Meanwhile, Rokhari group spokesman also predicted his group success in the LCCA elections.