Stadium XI wins Kathua Cricket tourney

KATHUA: Stadium XI won the District Kathua Cricket Tournament outplaying Youngster XI Kathua by 25 runs in the final played at Sports Stadium, here under the banner of J&K Cricket Association.

Earlier, batting first, Sports Stadium made 170 runs losing all their wickets in 28.5 overs. Kawalpreet Singh remained top scorer with 43 runs while Arvind and Gourav contributed 40 and 36 runs respectively. From Youngster XI, Shittal, Himanshu, Aslam and Sanchit shared two wickets each.

In reply, Youngster XI could not chase the total and bowled out for 145 runs in 26.4 overs. Vijay was top scorer with 34 runs, followed by Shittal and Aslam, who added 26 and 21 runs respectively. Arvind claimed three wickets and Kawalpreet bagged two.

For his all round performance, Kawalpreet Singh was named man of the match.

In the final and valedictory function, District Development Commissioner (DDC), Kathua, Rohit Khajuria was chief guest, who interacted with the winners and runners-up teams and gave away the title trophies.


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