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Srinagar crowned champions in the second kashmir Inter district women's cricket championship 2018
jkupdate.com | 12-Oct-2018 05:44 AM
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  • The four days long cricketing extravaganza culminated with a grand finale at Gadura Cricket Stadium.The tournament witnessed participation from 10 teams all across the Kashmir valley.




GANDERBAL: The four days long cricketing extravaganza culminated with a grand finale at Gadura Cricket Stadium.The tournament witnessed participation from 10 teams all across the Kashmir valley.The young girls open heartedly came out and participated in the tournament with great zeal and enthusiasm.

The tournament was held at the picturesque Gadura Cricket Stadium in Ganderbal.The grand opening of tournament was held on 09 Oct 18 and the tournament was played on knockout basis. It saw some spectacular performance and nail biting finishes.

Srinagar and Anantnag reached the finals after beating their opponents comprehensively in the semi finals.Numerous spectators and military & civil dignitaries gathered to witness the mega event.The final match saw some text book shots, massive sixes and fine seam bowling.After winning the toss, Anantnag chose to bowl first. Srinagar scored 115 runs in the allotted 15 overs.It was a nail biting inning, full of excitement where we witnessed early fall of wickets and then some superb batting in the final overs.Anantnag , chasing a stiff target gave a good fight but lost 4 wickets in one crucial overs and in the end, Srinagar won by a comfortable margin of 35 runs and lifted the Second Kashmir Inter District Women's Cricket Championship Trophy 2018.

Trophy, medals and a cricket kit were awarded to the Champions and the Runners up.In addition, individual trophies and gifts were also awarded to Player of the Match, Player of the series, Best Bowler and Best Batsman & Best Fielder.

Brigadier Syed Ali Usman, Shaurya Chakra, Commander 3 Sector RR was the Chief Guest on the occasion and he complemented all players for putting up a great performance. Colonel Mukund Gururaj, Commanding Officer 5 RR, Sheikh Salura, Dr Hartej Singh, Principal GCOPE, Sanjay Verma, Principal Vijay Memorial School were amongst the guests present.

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