Aukura Anantnag: Zahid Shafi’s phenomenal spell of bowling, in which he took 4-wkts, lead the Veerian Cricket Academy to win over Shahe Hamdaan Guree in Pre-Quarter match of T20 Champions Tournament at Awami Stadium Aukura Mattan.
Bating first Veerian Cricket Academy scored 128 runs in allotted 20 overs. In which Saleet and Sameer Contributed 33 and 43 runs respectively. While from Shah-e-Hamdaan Guree, Irfan and Imtiyaz took 4 & 3 wkts respectively
In reply Shah-e-Hamdaan Guree got all out on the score of 115 runs. Thus VCA emerged winner of the match by 13 runs. From S.H Guree, Yasir scored 38 and Irfan scored 21 runs. Zahid Shafi of VCA was declared as Man of the Match for his 4 wkts haul.
The most remarkable moment of the match was the Swing Bowling of VCA Vice Captain Owais Ibn Bashir who is Known as “Swing Ka Sultan”. In today’s match he used his all bowling skills to restrict the opponent batmen from playing freely. Although he took only two wkts but his bowling was worth to watch and was lauded by the crowd and team.
The tournament is organized by Socio Sports Board Aukura Mattan Anantnag.