Excelsior Sports activities Correspondent
JAMMU, Apr 4: Media-XI Jammu trumped Jammu Sports activities by 61 runs in a pleasant cricket match, performed at Forest Floor Sidhra, right here at present.
After profitable the toss, Media-XI Jammu led by Captain Vivek Suri opted to bat first and scored 223 runs for the lack of eight wickets in stipulated 25 overs. Media XI was as soon as struggling at 70 runs for 5 wickets however Sachin Jamwal performed an outstanding innings of 74 runs off 34 balls studded with every six sixes and bounds in partnership with Yash Khajuria’s 24 runs and made a stable partnership of 107 runs for his or her workforce, whereas Sunil Bali and Vivek Suri contributed 24 and 18 runs respectively. From bowling facet, Mukesh Sharma was the decide of the bowler who took three wickets, whereas Ravi Kant clinched two wickets and Kulbir and Sunil shared a bit every.
In reply, Jammu Sports activities led by Kulbir Singh began the run chase on a really cautious notice. Mukesh Sharma but once more performed a superb knock of 86 runs however couldn’t led the workforce to victory as wickets tumbled at common intervals from the opposite finish. Bowlers of Media XI bowled on good line and size and stored the stress on Jammu Sports activities batsmen who managed to attain solely 162 runs in stipulated overs by dropping seven wickets. Kaushal made 21 runs, adopted by Pawan scored 19 runs. From bowling facet, Sachin Jamwal and Anil Zalpuri took two wickets every, whereas Vivek Suri, Yash Khajuria and Nitin Singh bagged one wicket apiece.
Sachin Jamwal of Media XI Jammu was declared as man of the match for his all-round efficiency.