Fawad Rana (Business)

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Fawad Rana is the first man who introduced Pakistan Superleague in Pakistan. He belonged to a middle-class family and achieved everything in his life with his hard work and passion. It's because of the hard work that today he is an owner of Lahore qalandar and Durban qalandar and also a managing director of Doha based QALCO.
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  • Name:

    Fawad Rana

  • In Urdu:

    فواد رانا

  • Famous As:

    Owner of Lahore Qalandar

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  • Owner:

    Lahore qalandar and Durban qalandar

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  • Siblings :

    Atif Rana and Sameen Rana


Owner of Lahore qalandar Rana Fawad
Owner of Lahore qalandar Rana Fawad
Rana Fawad is the Managing Director Qatar Oil Company Ltd (QALCO). He is one of the famous businessmen in Pakistan and Qatar. Rana was the first one to step forward to announce a team for Pakistan Super League (PSL). His team was the first one to agree to play final match in Lahore. So we can say that he played a vital role in making PSL a successful brand. After announcing team, he paid well for-bidding of foreign players and local players as well. Fawad is working nowadays for giving chance to new and young players to show their talent in Cricket. Fawad Rana carried out a large-scale talent hunt program in the Punjab and organized a talent hunt tournament, associated with the Australian Cricket Franchise Sydney Thunders, his contributions to the game are legendary. Rana Fawad eastimate Net Worth is $24 Million in 2016, and his net worth increased after his appearances on media and the success of Pakistan Super League (PSL). 

His Team Lahore Qalandar

At the beginning of the 1st season of PSL, there was a lot of hype on social and electronic media about the Lahore Qalandars team, however, his team Lahore Qalandars finished fifth in the inaugural season of the tournament. Fawad Rana is a die hard cricket fan and a great sports enthusiast, he is very emotional for sports, and his emotion for the game was seen at many times on the ground field. Rana’s franchise finished fifth in the PSL 2017 version, Lahore Qalandars managed to gain only 6 points in the tournament and continued the streak of finishing at the bottom of the tables in the first and second season of Pakistan Super League (PSL).


Fawad Rana is the Managing Director Qatar Oil Company Ltd (QALCO), is a  leading oil company of Qatar. The company’s products are also widely used in Pakistan and it has around 24pc of oil lubricant shares. Fawad Rana played a majour role and become a bridge between Pakistan and Qatar realtionship. He is a common man like every other Pakistani, who started his career 30 years ago. Fawad Rana had also die-hard fan of theatre. He was one the pioneers of a Pakistani theatre. He used to work in theatre and dramas plays for his own satisfaction. He was at the peak of his theatre career. After then he went to Qatar for a job and has been living in Qatar. He has become a very successful Businessman over the years.

Reason for choosing Lahore Qalandar

Fawad Rana, in an interview, said that he had seen potential in cricket 30 years back. Even at that time, people had a huge interest in cricket. “Cricket is the binding force of Pakistan”, he said. When the Pakistan Super League was in the making, Fawad Rana’s brother, Atif Rana told him about PSL and ask him to take part in the Sports league. Fawad Rana had ver less knowledge of cricket and team management. All development done by his brothers Atif Rana and Sameen Rana. He is the one investing in the team. He said that he’s taking this a business and that’s why he’s not worried about the losses they are faced. “Every business in the world takes time to build”, he said. He is a very honest man and he never hesitates to express his feelings about the team.

Official Song of Lahore Qalandars for PSL-3

Lahore Qalandars' owner Fawad Rana has sung the official song of his team for PSL-3 that went viral on the internet.As per details, the song was written, composed and sung by Lahore Qalandars' owner Fawad Rana, getting an overwhelming response from his team’s fans.The video of the song is widely circulated on social media, shows Lahore Qalandars' players enjoying while visiting the prominent places.Fawad is known for his outspoken attachment to his team, often seen visibly upset during post-match interviews when the Lahore Qalandars were defeated.

Lot of Fun With Lahore Qalandars

Lahore Qalandars, despite being one of the biggest franchises in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), has failed to yield the results in the first two editions of the league. Having finished last on the first two occasions, the chances to qualify for the playoffs this year seem very bleak too.While it may still be early days to say anything about the outcome of the PSL for Qalandars, the familiar pattern is far too difficult for the fans to digest.The owner of Qalandars, Rana Fawad would have expected more out of one of the costliest franchises of PSL – as evident from his reactions throughout the three seasons – but he hasn’t got the desired results.Even then, the ever-smiling Rana has always been energetic, more eager to win than ever, and his high spirits may have let him down but the fans enjoy every moment of it.[1]  Lot of Fun With Lahore Qalandars

Disqualification of Lahore Qalandar

Rana Fawad While Talking to Media
Rana Fawad While Talking to Media
In Pakistan Super League 2018 where Lahore Qalandars couldn't make their mark and are disqualified from the tournament because of not winning a single match. He gave his first interview after disqualification from PSL where he was much upset for their defeat.  He said that our bowling was weak for which we tried our best compensate it by adding a new bowler in the team for which we talked with many cricketers including Brett Lee too but unfortunately no one came that's why couldn't fill that gap.He added that for next time I will bring young guys from all over Punjab, will train them and will make them mentally strong. He also thanked his team for playing from the heart and also apologized from Lahore for not winning the trophy.

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