Karachi punter wins all-new 'Super Selector'

MUMBAI: Hasnain Abbas of Karachi has emerged as the Winner of the innovative, interactive and integrated game show ESPN STAR Sports Super Selector by choosing the best team with a mind-boggling Super Score of 2591 points in September.

As Super Selector for the month of September Hasnain Abbas, 24, a die-hard cricket fan, will get a dream prize - a free trip to Wellington and an opportunity to share the commentary box with the likes of Sunil Gavaskar, Navjot Sidhu and Harsha Bhogle during the first test between India and New Zealand from December 12 to 16.

Hasnain's Dream Team, which won him a place among the cricket experts, included Andy Flower, Herschelle Gibbs, Jacques Kallis, Marcus Trescothick, Matthew Hayden, Virender Sehwag, Muttiah Muralitharan, Ronnie Irani, Shane Bond, Shane Watson and Kumara Sangakkara.

The new version of Super Selector has introduced the concept of 'Mini Super Selector' whereby in addition to selecting their favourite cricket teams, the participants can now opt to select only the top three players - best batsman, best bowler and best wicketkeeper for the month.

The winner of The Mini Super Selector game for September is Sajid Virani from Andheri, Mumbai for his selection comprising Virendra Sehwag as Best Batsman, Muttiah Muralitharan as Best Bowler and Kumara Sangakkara as Best Wicketkeeper. Sajid won a motorbike.

Super Selector offers an opportunity to millions of cricket lovers to prove their cricket knowledge and apply their skills in a unique game show, where people play a real game by selecting a real team.

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