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Degree College Pulwama team enter into semis

Prof. Yousuf Memorial Iner-College Cricket Tournament

Degree College Pulwama team enter into semis

Government Degree College Pulwama Kashmir became the third team to enter the semi-finals with 19 runs wins over Gandhi Memorial College in the third quarter-final match of Prof. Yousuf Memorial Cricket tournament on Thursday at Islamia College playfield.

Earlier, after winning the toss Pulwama captain decided to bat first and the team despite losing early wickets scored 143 runs all out in 23.4 overs. Shahid Farooq with 37 runs in 25 balls and Sajad Ahmed made 24 in 23 balls were the top scorers for them. Siman Farooq took 4, Umar and Sameer took two wickets each for Gandhi College.

In reply, chasing a target of 144 runs in 25 allotted overs Gandhi College lost early wickets and could score 124 runs only in 21.2 overs with 29 runs by Musavir and 22 by Sameer as main contributors. For Pulwama College Zahid Malik took 3 and Sajad 2 wickets.

Shahid Farooq of Pulwama College was adjudged the man of the match. On Friday GDC Anantnag will clash with GDC Bijbihara in the last quarter-final match of the tournament. The tournament is being organized by the department of physical education, Islamia College in memory of the ex-principal of the college Prof. Mohammed Yousuf.

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