Yousuf Memorial Cricket Cricket Tournament
SRINAGAR: A belligerent knock of 119 by Fahad helped Ganderbal Degree College to register a thumping 24 run victory over Pulwama Degree College in the Prof Yousuf Memorial inter college cricket tournament match played at Islamia College ground on Thursday.
Fahad was in devastating mood from the word go and smashed opponent bowlers to every corner of the park. In his 78 ball knock Fahad hit half a dozen hits for maximum and same number of boundaries as GDC put a mammoth total of 232 on the board in their allotted quota of 30 overs.
Chasing a herculean target of 232 runs Pulwama College was never in the hunt as they lost wickets in quick succession, except Jehangir Ahmad(31) and Naseer Ahmad (30) none of Pulwama batsman was able to put a decent show with the willow.GDC Pulwama threw away their wickets courtesy poor shot selection and their batting crumbled scoring only 207 runs.
For Ganderbal Shahid was destroyer in chief claiming four wickets Danish also claimed two wickets.
On Monday, GDC Shopion will take on Islamia College Alumni. The tournament is organised by the Physical Education Department of Islamia College and Science and Commerce.