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It is proud moment for Pakistan that Streets in Australia named after renowned Pakistani cricketers.

In the tweet by Geoffrey Shaw,  Australia’s High Commissioner to Pakistan said:

Great to see Australian streets named after Pakistani cricket legends Imran Khan, Wasim Akram, Javed Miandad, Inzamam-ul-Haq and Shoaib Akhtar. A sign of Australia-Pakistan friendship and the power of our sporting ties.

Melbourne with the population of 4.936 million (2018) started estate project. The names of the street of that project are based on 1992 Cricket World cup winners.

Streets in Australia named after renowned Pakistani cricketers

Names Of Cricketers

The names includes former Pakistani Cricket team captain and now Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan, Fast bowler Wasim Akram, Javed Miandad, Inzamam-ul-Haq and Rawalpindi Express Shoaib Akhtar.

Streets in Melbourne named after renowned Pakistani cricketers
Streets in Australia named after renowned Pakistani cricketers

The City of Melton Mayor, Cr Lara Carli said:

Street names in our City are usually submitted by developers and approved by Council if they meet Office of Geographic Names guidelines, It’s great to see a positive response to these names, and it’s something I’m sure the developer and surrounding residents can be proud of,

Cr Lara Carli

Moreover, This housing estate is located in the western suburb of Rockbank. The developr of the project has said that it will bring impact on the estate.

Estate Developer

Also, Varun Sharma who is the estate developer, has mentioned that the inquiries for the properties have increased by double ever since they have named the roads and streets after these cricketing legends. Varun said:

Who would not like to live on Kohli crescent? You never know Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli might drive by the street when he is in Melbourne this December.

Indian Cricketers

Not only Streets in Australia named after renowned Pakistani cricketers but some of Indian Cricket Legends also have streets named after them in the housing colony. Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Sir Gary Sobers, Joel Gardner, Kapil Dev, etc.

Streets in Australia named after renowned Pakistani cricketers

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