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GDC Anantnag enter into the finals after wins super over

Prof. Yousf Memorial Inter-College Cricket Tournament Srinagar

GDC Anantnag enter into the finals after wins super over

In the second semifinal match of the Prof. Yousuf Memorial Cricket tourney being played at Islamia College turf wicket, the GDC Anantnag defeated G D C Baramulla by 18 runs in the super over.

Before the toss the players of both the teams were welcomed by Dr. Altaf-Ur-Rehman Director Physical Education Islamia College Srinagar on the cricket turf of the college with other support staff also present on the occasion.

Earlier, the Anantnag college captain won the toss and invited the Baramulla team to bat first and restricted them to a total of 138 runs all out in 24.2 overs on a good batting strip. Mumin lone scoring 50 runs in 44 balls and Imran Nabi with 38 in 26 balls were the top scorers for them. For Anantnag Owais Mohi ud Din and Shahid Khurshid took 3 wickets each.

In reply, chasing a target of 139 runs, Anantnag team also scored 138 runs in 23.1 overs all out resulting the match ending in a tie. Wahid Zahoor scored 63 and Junaid Iqbal 48 for Anantnag team. Muntazim Bashir took 4 and Mudasir Dar took 3 wickets for the Baramulla team.

The match was decided in the super over to end the tie in which Anantnag team scored 18 runs and in reply Baramulla team could not score any runs as such lost the match by 18 runs. Wahid Zahoor was adjudged the man of the match.

The final of the tournament will be played between hosts Islamia College and GDC Anantnag next week. The tournament is being organized by the Department of Physical Education Islamia College in memory of Prof. Mohammed Yousuf Saheb an ex principal of the college.

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