DODA: Royal Cricket Club Haryana and Asraria Sports Club Kishtwar had easy outings on Thursday to record comprehensive wins in their respective fixtures of All India 10Th Gufran Memorial T20 Cricket Championship 2014 played at Sports Stadium Doda on Thursday.
Both teams outplayed their opponents to make further advancements in the tournament.
Boosted by three-wicket haul each from Rohit and Ramesh, Royal Cricket Club managed to bowl out Doda Warriors for a paltry 55, before batsmen did their job to scale down the small target in 6.1 overs.
For Doda Warriors, Javed and Johny were the only two batters to reach double figures, with both scoring 10 each.
For Royal Cricket Club Haryana, Rahul and Bharam Singh made useful contributions to drive their side to seven wicket victory.
Javed and Inam took a wicket each for Doda Warriors.
Ramesh walked away with the man of the match award for his match winning spell.
Asraria Sports Cricket Club Kishtwar overpowered New Star Cricket Club Doda by 34 runs in the second fixture of the day. Batting first, Asraria Sports Cricket Club posted 127 in the allotted 20 overs with Jaspreet making 25 and Shabir 22. For New Star Cricket Club Doda , Saddam and Izhar had five wickets between two of them.
New Star Cricket Club Doda made a heavy weather of the chase, bundled out for 93 runs in 16.3 overs. To fall short by 34 runs.
For New Star Cricket Club Doda, Riyaz was the top scorer with 22 runs followed by Aamir Suhail who added 19 . Shabir Dar of Asraria Sports Cricket Club Kishtwar was declared as man of the match.
The tournament is being organized by Young Star Cricket Club (YSCC) Doda and sponsored by J&K Bank, Bajaj Allianz and Rashtriya Rifles Rajput Unit Doda.