LATE GM GILKAR MEMORIAL T-20 CRICKET TOURNAMENT
SRINAGAR: TM Sports and RCC Islamia College won their respective matches in the ongoing Late GM Gilkar Memorial T-20 cricket tournament played at Bijbehara Higher Secondary School on Saturday.
In the first match of the day played between SK Stars Bijbehara and TM Sports latter thrashed former by a whopping margin 114 runs.
Batting first TM sports put a formidable total of 211 on the board in their allotted 20 overs. Naseer Ahmed (67) and Danish (42) were the main contributors with willow for TM Sports. For SK Stars Saqib took four wickets while Javed Ahmed bagged three wickets.
In reply SK Sports was never in the hunt as they lost wickets at regular intervals as the entire team was bundled out for a paltry total of 97 runs. They even failed to play their full quota of 20 overs. Middle order batsman Muntazir who scored run a ball 24 was the successful batsman for the SK Stars. Sakib of TM Sports was declared man of the match for his all-round performance.
In the second fixture of the day Royale Cricket Club Islamic Collage beat Athwajan Cricket Club by 37 runs. Batting first RCC made 177 in reploy Athawajan CC was bowled out for 140 runs.
Mehraj of RCC Islamia Collage was declared man of the match.
The tournament is organized by Bijbehara Cricket Organization and is sponsored by MAK plyboards and Kanwal Foods and Spices.