Sarfaraz Ahmed Wore Salwar to Meet the Queen, Twitter Had Opinions
Before the ICC World Cup 2019 officially started, all the 10 teams’ captains met Queen Elizabeth and Prince Harry at Buckingham Palace on 29 May at the opening ceremony in London.
All the captains were dressed in formal attire. In fact, nine out of the 10 men leading their teams were dressed in suits, but Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed chose to be different – he wore his national outfit, a salwar kameez, along with the team blazer.
There were many on Twitter who appreciated Sarfaraz for upholding his country’s culture.Pakistani fans were so impressed by Ahmed that some even said, ‘Sarfaraz may or may not win the World Cup, but he has definitely won our hearts’.