Sopore : To promote local talent especially the youth a cricket tournament was organised by Watlab Cricket Association at Watlab Cricket ground in north kashmir’s Baramulla district.
The tournamnet concluded on Sunday , which saw participation of large number of teams with youth from Zaingair belt participating with great zeal and enthusiasm.
After closely fought during initial league matches, Botingoo 11 and Watlab Ghat reached the finals.
The enthusiasm of the people was well evident in the air as the heavy numbers turned up to witness the match and the slogans and celebrations rising for their respective teams.
A tough contest was witnessed between both teams in which Botingoo won the toss and elected to bat first with batting first Botingoo managed 114 runs on board while chasing the target.
While chasing the target Watlab loose early wickets which makes the position of opposite team very strong , and while continue pressurelizing chasing team Watlab Ghat loose the final match by 47 runs.
The event was graced by Haji Farooq Ahmad Bhat and Jahanger Gani Bhat Chief Person Of Muslim Conference as a chief guest on the occasion.
Meanwhile at the closing ceremony of the final cricket match guest of the occasion Haji Farooq Ahmad Bhat said that its really great to be part of such platforms where youths are busy by showing their hidden talent, and urged the youth to make use of such opportunities to hone their sporting skills and equip themselves to get selected in the state and National teams.
Irfan dilawar bhat was declared the best captain and By his presence of mind, Botingoo won the match