Srinagar: Gulab Bagh and Amirakadal zones have entered into the final of LG Rolling Trophy Cricket.
Inter Zonal district Level competitions witnessed two semi-finals on Wednesday played at Amar Singh College and Bemina Degree College.
In first Semi-Final at Degree College Bemina Gulabagh Zone clashed with Nishat Zone. Batting first Gulab Bagh Zone posted a score of 144 runs on the board in their allotted overs. In reply, Nishat Zone only manage to score 132 runs and lost the semi-final with a margin of 13 runs. Nayeem Nazir(47) and Suhail Bazmi (Gulab Bagh Zone) with 27 runs were the highest run getters during the semi-final for their teams. Basit (Gulab Bagh Zone) in his spell of 4 overs took two wickets and gave away 22 runs from was later declared man of the match. From Pool-A Gulabbagh zone has remained unbeaten so far.
The second semi-final was played at Amar Singh Collage Ground between Amirakadal & Hawal Zones. Hawal Zone won the toss and elected to bat first and posted a target of 137 runs for Amirakadal Zone. Sabit Khan contributed with 47 runs in 33 balls for zone Hawal. For Amirakadal, Zahid and Umer took three wickets each in their quota of overs. In reply zone Amirakadal chased down the target in 19.2 overs and defeated Hawal zone by two wickets. Muntazir scored a brilliant match winning 41 runs from 36 balls to help Amirakadal zone enter the Finals of the Trophy. Muntazir for his match winning knock was declared man of the match. The finalists will now lock horns for the district level title on 30th September at Sheri-Kashmir Cricket Stadium Sonwar.
The trophy is being conducted under the supervision of DYSSO Srinagar Balbir Singh.