Srinagar November 15: In the ongoing league cum knockout 2nd inter Departments (Employees) T20 Cricket Tournament 2021 being played at the University of Kashmir ground, the Departmental team of Youth Services and Sports Department won its 2nd consecutive match of the tournament as YSS defeated JK Forest by 8 wickets.
After winning the toss Forest chose to bat and could manage 131 runs in the alloted 20 overs. In reply it was the 17th over of the match with just two wickets down when YSS overhauled the total.
Nasir Paray scored unbeaten 64 runs while former Ranji player Parminder Singh scored 32 runs. Saleem, Sajad and Rafiq each took one wicket for the team.
Previously YSS team had defeated Kashmir University by 52 runs and team captain Bilal Shams was declared MOM for his outstanding performance as an all rounder.
Immediately after achieving the great feat Gazanfar Ali, Director YSS expressed his happiness for this spectacular win of the team. While expressing his congratulatory message with the team manager Azhar Hajini over the phone from Jammu, he hoped that this team would achieve many such titles and wins for the Department in future as well.