T20 Christmas Celebrations Cup : Masud Bhaderwah Lifts T20 Christmas Celebrations Cup , SSP Doda Sh. Abdul Qayoom JKPS Distributes Trophies.
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DODA, Dec.23 : Masud Bhaderwah trounced Green Shaheen Doda by 41 runs in a thrilling contest and lifted the T20 Christmas Celebrations Cup which was organized under the guidance of Dr. Sunil Gupta DIG DKR range at sports Stadium Doda .the tournament inaugurated by Sh Mumtaz Ahmed the then SSP Doda on 15-12-2021 and final match was played between Masud Bhaderwah and Green Shaheen Doda to day on 23-12-2021 .
The T20 Christmas Celebrations Cup was organized by Doda Police Doda in collaboration with St. George Convent School Batote. Rajesh Gill Former Ranji Player, Apex Council member of JKCA & Member of Indian Cricketers Association was the Coordinator whereas the other Organizing committee members include Fr. Rupak, DySP DAR Showkat Ali, Dy.SP.HQrs Jaswant Singh, Inspr Arun Sharma SHO PS Doda , Amir Karim Wani and Yasir Ali.
The slogan of the Christmas Celebrations Cup was “ Be Healthy- Stay away from Drugs”.
The eighteen participating teams were United Club Doda, Combined Bhaderwah, New Sairaj Doda, Green Shaheen Doda, UK Club Doda, Doda Warriors, Saizan Eleven Doda, Masud Bhaderwah, Youth Scorchers ,Doda Super kings, Peer Panchal Gurmur , Firdous XI Doda, Bhaleesa Club , Friends XI Ghat , Shining Club Doda, Combined XI Doda and Friends Club Gandow. The official sponsors of the Tournament includes St. George Convent School Batote, Presentation Convent School Reasi, Holy Trinity Convent School Dansal, Little Flower Convent School Udhampurand Doda Police.
Sh. Abdul Qayoom JKPS SSP Doda was the Chief Guest at the closing function who distributed the trophies and cash award of Rs.Ten Thousands to winning team and Rs. Five Thousands to the runner team in the presence of Fr.Victor, Fr. Rupak, Sr.Vanasa ,Rajesh Gill and DySP Showkat Ali.
In his address, SSP Doda lavished praise for the organizers and St. George Convent School Batote for conducting the event smoothly and successfully and said that the J&K Police is committed to involve the youths in sports activities so that they may not derail from the main stream and to provide them professional platform so that they get maximum exposure while playing with each other. He also complimented the Organizing Committee for conducting Exhibition Cricket Match for the Doda girls for the first time at sports Stadium Doda with the objective to promote Doda girls in the game of Cricket. He also assured the participant cricketers (boys/Girls) for organizing more such big events in near future. Fr. Victor, Guest of Honour also spoke on the occasion and said that love, Joy and Peace are the basic ingredients of Christmas celebrations so we should share Love and Joy with each other. He asserted that he feels happy to see the Doda Girls showing good cricketing skills during the exhibition match.
In the Girls Exhibition Match, Doda Queens defeated Doda Angels by 13 runs. BattingFirst Doda Queens scored 66 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in the allotted 10 overs match with Himanshi 34 runs, Monika Rana 12 runs , Reyanshu 11 runs and Muskan 9 runs. From the bowling side Aradhya and Priyanshi Rani took 1 wicket each.
In reply Doda Angels could not chased the target and managed to score 53 runs for the loss of 5 wickets thus lost the match by 13 runs. Priyanshi Rani score 22 runs, Komal Manhas 13 runs, Komal Sharma 9 runs and Taiba 5 runs.From the bowling side Muskan took 3 wickets while Rehanshu and Himanshi took 1 wicket each. Himanshi was declared women of the Match.
Earlier, in the summit clash, Masud Bhaderwah won the toss and elected to bat first and scored 211 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in the stipulated 18 overs.Adil Wani top scored with 97 runs , while Mehran Ganie made 36runs and Danish contributed 16 runs to the total. From Bowling side Saddat Shah and Nasir Ali took 2 wickets each while Sahil claimed 1 wicket.
In reply, Green Shaheen Doda managed to score 170 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the stipulated 18 overs thus lost the match by 41 runs. Irfan played a good innings of 43 runs, while Amir Wani (39) and Yawar Khan (20) were the other contributors for their team.
For Masud Bhaderwah, Khalid took 3 wickets , Adil took 2 wickets while Rinku and Owais claimed 1 wicket each.
Adil Wani was adjudged man of the match in the final match,Rinku declared Best Bowler , Adil Wani was declared Best Batsman and Man of the series award for scoring 287 runs and taking 6 wickets in the tournament.
The matches were officiated by Sourav Katoch, Imran Kalal,Sagar Ittu,Yasir Dar, Nousher Bhat , Ajay Katoch and Babar Lone.
The proceedings of the valedictory function were conducted by famous anchor Om prakash whereas brief detail of the tournament &Vote of thanks presented by Rajesh Gill Chief Prosecuting Officer & coordinator of the Tournament.