KU register thumping 270 run victory

Inter University Women Cricket Championship

SRINAGAR: Kashmir University’s Women’s Cricket Team on Thursday in their inaugural register a comprehensive 270 run victory over host University- Maharishi Markandeshwar University at Ambala.

Batting first after winning the toss Kashmir University put a herculean total of 335 on the board.

Rashia Bashir played with 51 runs was main contributor to the board, Asra Shafi(48) Sheeraza (38) Adfar Hamid (35) runs Sayima Ahad (30) gave their contribution with willow to the score-board.

Chasing a monoester total of 336 host team succumbed under pressure as none of their batswoman was able to put a decent show with the willow as the entire team crumbled on just 65 in 18th over.

Irfana was the pick of the bowlers claiming five wicket haul and conceded just 15 runs. Asra Shafi also bagged three wickets. Asra for her all-round performance walked away with man of the match award.

Director Physical Education and Sports, Kashmir University Nisar Ahmad Rather congratulated the players and the coach of the team on sealing the first victory in the tournament.