The Lord’s Cricket floor, also regarded as the residence of cricket, hosted an iftar in the Lengthy Space to rejoice the holy thirty day period of Ramadan. The party was organised by Tameena Hussain, who manages the IT Helpdesk of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB)
“I desired to do a Lengthy Space of the Lord’s at the residence of cricket. And luckily, we are listed here currently,” Hussain stated.
The party witnessed a priest supplying a phone of night prayers, also identified as azaan. The ECB on its Twitter deal with shared the online video of folks listening to the Azaan phone by the priest in the Lengthy Space.
“When I was supplying the phone of prayer, I could come to feel that historic mother nature of the position. But much more so I could come to feel everybody was in sync as humanity ought to be,” Hassen Rasool, the priest who recited the phone of Azaan, stated.
“This evening’s been all about connecting by people’s adore of cricket, but also about knowing and starting off to acquire a a lot further understanding about every other’s cultures,” Tom Harrison, main govt officer, ECB stated.
England’s constrained overs captain Eoin Morgan, previous captain Graham Gooch, Lydia Greenway and Tammy Beaumont have been amongst the cricketers current in the course of the party.
“Actually satisfying night very last evening @HomeOfCricket web hosting its 1st at any time Iftar. Ramadan Kareem,” Morgan tweeted.
The legendary cricket floor has been witness to historic gatherings that have adjusted the deal with of cricket. Aside from Lord’s, Edgbaston hosted an iftar by neighborhood cricketers, coaches, and club employees ahead of the match commenced.