SRINAGAR: Rising Stars Budgam has lifted the Budgam Premier League (BPL) T20-2017 title, defeating Gousia Cricket Club Sheikhpora in the one sided final played at Sheikhpora Sports Stadium, Budgam Saturday.
After winning the toss, Gousia opted to bat first. They managed to score 134 runs in allotted overs with skipper Imran Haroon top scored with 50 runs off 45 for them. For Rising Stars, Irshad took two wickets.
In reply, Rising Stars Budgam playing under captainship of J&K team, Manzoor Pandaw achieved the required target in 15-overs for the loss of two wickets. Basharat was phenomenal for winning side scoring match winning 75.
International cricket of JK, Parvez Rasool was chief guest on the occasion. He interacted with the players and later gave away prizes to the winners.
Parvez lauded the organisers for holding this event and maintaining the field.
The event was organized by Sheikh ul Aalam SDA Sheikhpora Budgam with 100 teams from all over valley participated.