Iqbal Sports wins a cliffhanger


SRINAGAR: In a nail biting finish Iqbal Sports Nanil beat Sunrisers Kanelwan by a narrow margin of four runs in the Late GM Gilkar Memorial T20 Cricket tournament match played at Boys Higher Secondary School Bijbehara.
Batting first Iqbal Sports put a formidable total of 181 on the board in their allotted 20 overs.
Middle order batsman Aqib was the successful batsman scoring a quick fire 58 from just 30 balls. He provided a much needed impetus to the scoring rate.
Chasing a target of 182 Sunrisers Kanelwan batsmen came out with positive frame of mind and were scoring freely. Zahid Ahmad played a blistering knock of 74.In his 50 ball knock he hit half a dozen boundries and few lusty hits for maximum, once he departs Sunrisers lost the momentum and felt short by four runs as they managed to score 176.Aqib for his all-round performance was declared man of the match.