Head coach of Islamabad Dean Jones broke down in tears while speaking about the medical condition of cricketer Asif Ali’s daughter.
He said that Ali’s daughter is not well at the moment.
Dean Jones in tears at today’s press conference when speaking about Asif Ali’s daughter pic.twitter.com/UMDWytP0Vu
— Saj Sadiq (@Saj_PakPassion) March 15, 2019
The former Australian cricketer also mentioned Ali’s daughter and the victims of the Christchurch terrorist attacks in a tweet.
— Dean Jones (@ProfDeano) March 15, 2019
Ali’s Islamabab United teammate Shadab Khan apologized for losing the second eliminator to Peshawar Zalmi and said they wanted to win the tournament for Ali’s daughter. He had dedicated the win over Karachi Kings to Ali’s daughter.
— Shadab Khan (@76Shadabkhan) March 15, 2019
— Shadab Khan (@76Shadabkhan) March 14, 2019
Islamabad United skipper Mohammad Sami called Asif Ali a “hero” for playing the fixture despite his child being extremely unwell.