Kashmir Narbal premier league inaugurated

Amateur Cricket Club Manager, Abid Pathan along with KNPL Chairman, Shahid Hassan Bhat inaugurated the tournament in presence hundreds of spectators.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Apr 26 2018 12:05AM | Updated Date: Apr 26 2018 12:05AM
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Kirmani Kings Lawaypora won the inaugural match of Kashmir Narbal Premier League (KNPL)  held at Narbal cricket ground on Wednesday.

Amateur Cricket Club Manager, Abid Pathan along with KNPL Chairman, Shahid Hassan Bhat inaugurated the tournament in presence hundreds of spectators.

Tehsildar Narbal, sponsors of the league, prominent businessmen, senior citizens and cricket lovers from all over the Valley were also present on the occasion.

The tournament is being voluntarily organised by Cricket Association Narbal in which different talented cricketers from all over Kashmir are participating. The inaugural match was played between Super Giants Gotapora and Kirmani Kings Lawypora.

Kirmani Kings won the toss and elected to bat first. They scored 178 runs in 20 overs. Towseef Ahmad with 63 runs from 46 balls and Zahoor Ahmad with 37 runs from 15 balls were the notable scorers for the Kirmani Kings. For Super Giants, Bashir Ahmad took three wickets and Shahid Hassan took one wicket. 

In reply, Super Giants failed to chase the target as they were bundled out for 161. Syed Taha and Mehrajudin were the highest scorers with 29 runs each for them.

Mudasir Ahmad was adjudged as man of the match for taking three crucial wickets of Super Giants.