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Raja Saleem shines for Rising Star Sopore, wins Tournament opener by 58 runs

BCF Kashmir Cup 2022

Raja Saleem shines for Rising Star Sopore, wins Tournament opener by 58 runs

Rising Star Sopore defeated Qazi Cricket Club by 58 runs in the first match of BCF Kashmir Cup here at Jhelum Stadium Baramulla.

Earlier, after batting first Rising Star Sopore scored 187 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the allotted 20 overs. Irfan Kaloo was the top scorer with 41 while Raja Saleem and Rafeeq Dar made 35 runs each.Tabish took three while Irfan Mir and Rafiq Tantray took two wickets each for Qazi Cricket Club.

In reply, the Qazi Cricket Club Kenihama team was bundled on 129 runs in 17.5 overs. Ubaid was the highest scorer with 56 while Arhaan Malik made 29 runs highest for the side.

Raja Saleem took four wickets while Asif Raja took three and Mohd Azhar took two wickets for Rising Star Sopore team. Rising Star Spore won the match by 58 runs.

Raja Saleem was declared player of the match.