Shaheed-e-Milat t-20 Cricket Tournament
Srinagar: Baghat Gymkhana and Odo Spartans win their matches as the second round of Shaheed-e-Milat T20 Cricket Tournament begins on Saturday at Islamia College Srinagar.
In the first match of day, Baghat Gymkhana beat New Royal Traders XI in a lopsided affair by 47 runs. Batting first after winning the toss Baghat Gymkhana set a target of 201 runs for New Royal Traders XI.
In pursuit of 201, New Royal Traders XI played cautiously but failed to maintain the required run rate and lost the match by 47 runs. Asrar Ahmad of New Royal Traders XI was the successful batsman scoring a half century.
Asif Ahmad of Baghat Gymkhana who made 67 runs in 53 balls and took two wickets was declared Man of the Match.
In the second match of the day Odo Spartans beat Baba Adam XI by five wickets. Batting first Baba Adams put a decent total of 156 on the board. Tariq Ahmad played a 47 ball cameo scoring 61 runs.
Chasing the target, the Odo Spartans had a good and the momentum of scoring at brisk rate was carried forward by middle order batsman as Odo Spartans win the match comfortably with five wickets in hand.
Khalid Ahmad was declared Man of the Match for his outstanding knock of 60 runs in just 46 balls.
President Beopar Mandal Mahraj Gung Srinagar, Khursheed Ahmad Dalal and senior member Liyaqat Ahmad Mir were chief guests at the presentation ceremony. While as senior members of organizing committee Shaheed-e-Milat T20 Cricket Tournament S. Manzoor and Tanvir Sadiq were also present on the occasion.