CHINAR WOMEN’S CRICKET LEAGUE 2022
Srinagar: Anantnag XI beat Kulgam Sports in the final match of 3rd Chinar Women’s Cricket league 2022 played at Dooru Anantnag on Saturday.
Batting first after being invited to bat first Kulgam Sports put a total of 77 runs on the board in their allotted 15 overs.IN reply Anantnag XI overhauled the set target of 78 runs in 14th over
Brig AS Pundir Commander, 2 Sector Rashtriya Rifles, Col Manpreet Singh, SM , CO 19 RR (SIKH LI) and other army officers witnessed the final match and closing ceremony in which each participating team was presented with a Cricket Kit by the Indian Army to motivate these young girls to pursue their passion of Cricket.
Speaking on the prize distribution ceremony Brig Ajay Singh Pundir said that Army will keep conducting such events to provide a good platform in sports for young talent of the Kashmir Valley. Such events will be organised in future also to motivate young boys and girls to come forth and exhibit their talent to the world.
Secretary Sports Council Jammu and Kashmir Nuzhat Gul also witnessed the tournament and appreciated the efforts done by the Indian Army. She also praised the Josh of the girls who despite all odds had come forward and participated in the tournament. She also motivated youth to come forward and participate in such tournaments as it will help them to channelize their energies in positive direction and will also help them to stay away from Drugs.
The tournament was was organised by Indian Army in which a total of 12 Women’s Cricket teams from Ganderbal, Budgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Kulgam, Pulwama and Anantnag participated.