Srinagar: A Kashmiri girl is all set to represent North Indian cricket team after her outstanding performance in U-23 Women’s League Tournament, reports said on Saturday.
Rubia Sayeed of Badasgam Anantnag has been selected in North Zone Women’s team of Indian cricket and will play inter-zone tournament being organised by BCCI at Mumbai. North Zone Team comprises of players from Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and J&K.
Rubia Sayeed is the only female cricketer so far from J&K to represent North Zone.
In the qualifying Under-23 Women’s a league tournament at Amritsar Punjab, Rubia scored 160 runs with highest score of 82 runs in the inaugural match played against host team Punjab.
Coach of the women cricketer, Sakeena Akhtar praised her and said that despite limited resources available to the Women Cricketers, she performed well. KNS