Khanyar Knight Riders lifts summit trophy
Srinagar: Khanyar Knight Riders beat Ganderbal Reds by three wickets in the summit clash of U/19 T20 Cricket Tournament at SK Cricket Stadium, Sonwar here on Wednesday.
Ganderbal Reds won the toss and elected to bat first and scored 122/9 in their allotted 20 overs.
In reply, KKR chased the target in the final over of the match and won the final match by three wickets.
Syed Mohsin of KKR was chosen as man of the match and Sirsheel Abass,Captain of KKR was declared as man of the series. Two best teams from Range level tournament will now compete in the Zonal competition in the coming days.
Speaking on the closing ceremony DIG CKR Amit Kumar who was Chief Guest on the closing ceremony said “Jammu and Kashmir Police is organizing various sports events for youth and together we are working for peace and unity, which is our joint responsibility.”
Kumar congratulated the winning and runners-up teams. He appreciated the Organising Committee and other partner agencies, persons for the successful conduct of the mega event. He thanked the media fraternity for covering the event with wide publicity.
He said that Jammu and Kashmir Police has always been on the forefront in providing platform to youth and guide them in following their goals by organizing different events. The DIG CKR presented trophies/Cash Prizes to the winner and runner up teams. He also presented trophies/cash Prizes to the man of the match and man of the series. The event was organised by Range Police Headquarters Srinagar under the aegis of Civic Action Programme (CAP) of Jammu and Kashmir Police and witnessed an overwhelming response from the youth from Central Kashmir Range(Srinagar,Budgam and Ganderbal).
SSP Srinagar Dr M Haseeb Mughal. Zonal SsP of Srinagar city and other gazetted officers of Range Police headquarters/Srinagar/Ganderbal Districts attended the closing ceremony.