Continuing with its programme of mass participation of students in the sports activities the Department of Physical Education Islamia College started its inter-group cricket tournament for its students at Islamia College cricket field on Monday, April 8.
Senior member College Sports Committee Prof. Nasreen Qureshi declared the tournament open after the introduction with players of both the teams of ICS Reds and ICS Yellows.
The toss was won by captain of Yellows team and he decided to bowl first. Batting first ICS Reds scored 218 runs in allotted 25 overs for the loss of 5 wickets. Aijaz scored 66 and Haris 53 runs. For ICS Yellows Junaid took 3 wickets.
Chasing a target of 219 runs Yellows team scored the required runs in 23.5 overs losing 9 wickets in the process. Tanvir with 47 and Junaid with 44 were the prominent scorers. For Reds team Owais took 3 and Kamran 2 wickets. Junaid the Captain of ICS Yellows was adjudged the man of the match for his all-round performance.
Tomorrow ICS Greens will face ICS Oranges in the second match of the tournament. These inter group tournament are being organized by the Department of Physical Education of the college.