Town cricketer gets married at the end of week-long celebration

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. More than 2,000 guests attended part of the wedding on Sunday. NNL-160518-100417001
Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. More than 2,000 guests attended part of the wedding on Sunday. NNL-160518-100417001

Wroxton Cricket Club player and former Warriner School student Hasan Iqbal married Salma Saleem, from Dewsbury in West Yorkshire, on May 14 and 15.

The celebrations started a week before the wedding with food, fireworks and performances from traditional drummers.

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. NNL-160517-171206001

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. NNL-160517-171206001

Sunday’s celebrations were held at the CSN Exhibition Hall in Birmingham with over 2,000 guests attending. The wedding car was a red Lamborghini Huracan.

In a message to the happy couple, Mr Iqbal’s family said: “To a lovely couple, we send heartiest wedding wishes for the Islamic wedding. Let Allah SWT bless you both with love and happiness and many cherished moments of a blissful married life.”

Mr Iqbal also celebrated his birthday yesterday, Wednesday.

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. More than 2,000 guests attended part of the wedding on Sunday. NNL-160518-100429001

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. More than 2,000 guests attended part of the wedding on Sunday. NNL-160518-100429001

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. NNL-160517-171217001

Banbury cricketer Hasan Iqbal married Salma at a wedding last weekend. NNL-160517-171217001