JKCA Orange (Jammu Province) on Wednesday thrashed JKCA Yellow (Kashmir Province) in a one-sided affair by 7 wickets to lift the JKCA U-23 One-Day Cup.
Put into bat, Team Yellow, bundled out for a paltry total of 74 runs. Qamran Iqbal (18) and Jiyaad Magrey (10) were the only two batsmen who crossed the double figure mark. For JKCA Orange, Vishal Kumar was the wrecker-in-chief who took captured 5 important wickets by conceding 18 runs, while Kawalpreet took 4 wickets by giving away 16 runs.
In reply, JKCA Orange rode on a brilliant unbeaten 63 runs by Musaif Ajaz to surpass the target easily, losing 3 wickets in the process, thus won the match by 7 wickets. Mujtaba Yousuf claimed 2 wickets by conceding 12 runs.
Vishal Kumar was adjudged as the best bowler of the tournament, Musaif Ajaz was declared the best batter, Kawalpreet Singh was named the best all-rounder, Shivansh Sharma was nominated the best wicketkeeper, Junaid Qazi was adjudged as the most promising player of the tournament and Vanshaj Sharma got the emerging player of the tournament award.
The match was officiated by Deepak Gupta and Vikram Dogra as Umpires, while Ashok Singh and Akash acted as the scorers.