Baramulla, August 03: WCC Sheikhpora Budgam defeated Sofi Brothers Srinagar and KCC Pulwama outplayed Asham Reds in the two matches played in the 17th SNW Memorial Cricket Trophy at Chanderhama on Tuesday.
In first match, Suhail Nazir made excellent 90 runs, helping Budgam post a big score of 185 runs on board.
In reply, Srinagar fell short by 31 runs as Rashid and Safdar ripped through their batting line-up, picking 3 wickets each. Bilal Hussain (53) and Sharif Shafat (47) remained the top-scorers.
Suhail, for his big knock, was named man of the match.
In the afternoon game, Pulwama bowlers bundled out Asham on meagre 80 runs. Bhat Aijaz with 3 wickets was the highest wicket-taker.
Pulwama, in reply, chased down the total with ease, keeping 8.5 overs untouched and 6 wickets in hand. Rayees Ahmad fired a quick knock of 69 runs, earning him man of the match award.