Friends Drass wins Shaheed Zulfikar Ali T-20 Police Martyrs Memorial Cricket Tournament

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent DRASS, Oct 23, 2022

Friends Drass won Shaheed Zulfikar Ali T-20 Police Martyrs Memorial Cricket Tournament of Sub-division by 51 runs on October 23 in Drass.

The final match was played between Friends Drass and Dardic Legend Shimsha.

Reyaz Naqvi Captain Friends Drass won the toss and opted to bat first in a good batting track which worked in their favour. Taking advantage Friends Drass managed to score 183/8 in 20 overs with two openers Gulzar Ahmad and Gh Hussain managed quickfire 42 each.

Mustafa and Muzaffar of Dardic Shimsha managed 2 wickets each. Chasing a huge total Dardic Shimsha score only 132 losing all wickets in 18.4 overs with young 16-year-old Ibrahim scoring 49 runs.

Gulzar Ahmad of Friends Drass was declared as man of the match for scoring quickfire 42 and taking 3 wickets. He was also adjusted man of the series for scoring 2 fifties in the tournament.

Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil, Aga Syed Mehdi Fazili was the chief guest on the occasion and Noor Mohammad BDC Chairperson Drass was guest of honour.

DySP Headquarter Kargil Manzoor Ahmad was the special guest. Free premium cricket kits to all participating teams, trophies, cash prizes were also distributed.