Shining Star lifts trophy, defeats Al-Sheikh Cricket club by 14 runs in finals
Post by on Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Budgam, May 16: Shining Star Pampore (SSP) lifted the trophy of Magam Knockout Cricket Tournament while defeating Al-Sheikh Cricket club Srinagar played at sports stadium Magam on Sunday.
In a clash between Shining Star Pampore and Al-Sheikh Cricket Club Srinagar. Asif Ramzan's scintillating show helped his team to seal the deal.
Shining Star Pampore captain Muzaffar Waqar after winning the toss decided to bat first.Team SSP lost Gowhar Khanday early in the very first over and it was Abid Gull who struck for his team.
Sajad Yousuf scored 21 runs and Asif Ramzan scored quick fire 54 runs.In the end,Nadeem scored 21 runs off 7 balls.Shining Star Pampore managed to score 164 runs in alloted 20 overs after losing their 8 wickets.
For Al-Sheikh Cricket club,Abid Gull, Sarfaraz Alam and Aamir Sofi got 2 wickets each.
While chasing the target of 165 runs. Batting line-up of Al-Sheikh Cricket club scattered like the pack of cards.
For Al-Sheikh Cricket club,Amir Sofi was the star performer with the bat, he scored 34 runs and Amir Ashraf scored 21 runs. Al-Sheikh Cricket club could only score 150 runs in alloted 20 overs quota and fell short from the target by 14 runs.
For Shining Star Pampore, Aijaz got 3 wickets.While as, Muzaffar Waqar and Rameez Raja took 2 wickets each.
Shining Star Pampore clinched the maiden title of Magam knockout cricket Tournament.
A total of 64 teams took part in this event and it was never going to be easy.But, the way shining star Pampore played throughout the tournament that was treat to watch.
Asif Ramzan from SSP bagged man of the match while as Aijaz from Al-Sheikh Cricket club was declared player of the Tournament.