Vishal Rising Stars win by 2 wkts

JAMMU: Vishal Rising Stars scripted their first win in the ongoing seven-match New Year Cricket Series for Juniors at Parade Ground, here today beating Jammu Rising Stars on the last delivery of the game.

It was two-wicket win for Vishal Rising Stars, who attained the target on last ball of the final 18th over. Earlier, batting first, Jammu Rising Stars scored 86 runs losing all their wickets in stipulated 18 overs. Sachin (25), Abay Tondon (16) and Rohan Gill (14) were main scorers. Praful Dhar took two wickets while Amit, Ashim, Aditpal, Nalin and Agastaya shared apiece each.

Vishal Rising Stars, in reply, overhauled the opponent total on the last ball of the18th over by losing eight wickets. Surya (25) and Aditpal (21) were main scorers. Umar Sadiq and Dhruv Gupta took three wickets each while Abhay secured two. Aditpal was adjudged man of the match for his fifty.

The fifth match of the league shall be played on tomorrow at 9.30 am, informed coordinator of the event, Rajesh Gill.


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