Prime Minister Imran Khan honored with ‘International Sports Personality Award’ at the 11th edition of Creative Sports Award ceremony in Dubai
At the 11th edition of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award ceremony, held in Dubai Exhibition Centre on Jan 9, former World-Cup winning captain and the ruling premiere, Imran Khan was honored with the ‘International Sports Personality Award.’
The prizes were presented by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai along with Sheikh Mansoor, Chairman of Dubai Sports Council, and Mattar Al Tayer, VP of Dubai Sports Council. Khan, who led his cricket team towards the historic World Cup victory in 1992, was honoured for empowering Pakistani culture using sports. He also initiated a $639 million worth welfare in which the young population was awarded with sports scholarships. In June, 2021, Khan also announced plans to create a cricket ground in each of Pakistan’s roughly 4,000 Union and Village councils.