SRINAGAR: Javed Mir’s unbeaten 70 run knock helped Elegant Strikers to register a comprehensive nine wicket win over Kehawks in the Khyber Downtown Champions League match played at Kashmir University ground on Sunday.
Mir played brilliantly and smashed Kehawks bowlers to every corner o f the park and took full advantage of wayward bowling performance of Kehawk bowlers.
He was ably supported by his opening partner Hyder Ali (40) and both stitched a partnership of 107 run partnership for the first wicket and helped their side to win their last league match as the Strikers chased 121 with eight over’s over to spare.
Earlier Strikers won the toss and invited Kehawks to bat first and Elegant Striker bowlers backed their skipper decision as they bundled out Kehawks for a paltry total of 120, barring opener Javed Ahmed (35) none of the Kehawks batsmen was able to put a decent show with the willow.
For Elegant Strikers, Waris, Shahrukh and skipper Owais Shah were the successful bowlers claiming three wickets each.Javid Mir for his match winning knock was adjudged man of the match.