Army conducts Cricket Tournament

Winners of Cricket Tournament posing for a group photograph along with dignitaries at Sports Stadium in Poonch.
Winners of Cricket Tournament posing for a group photograph along with dignitaries at Sports Stadium in Poonch.

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

POONCH, Sept 4: Army conducted a Cricket Tournament at Poonch Stadium with an aim to boost the culture of sports amongst the youth. The tournament was organised at Poonch Stadium from August 30 to September 4, 2018.
Four teams from Poonch district participated in the competition with enthusiasm and sportsman spirit. The tournament culminated in an exciting final match played between Mandi and Haveli wherein Haveli defeated Mandi team by 18 runs.
Army applauded the youth for their efforts and encouraged them to make the best use of such a platform to display their sporting talent and also laid emphasis on the importance of games and sports for their overall development. Players were also selected to represent the Poonch district in the forthcoming Pir Panjal Inter District Cricket League Competition.