Poonch Panthers, Poonch Ligers script wins

Chief guest Krishan Lal Sharma presenting man of the match to a player at Poonch.
Chief guest Krishan Lal Sharma presenting man of the match to a player at Poonch.

Poonch Premier League
Excelsior Sports Correspondent
POONCH, Mar 10: Superb performance by Poonch Panthers and Poonch Ligers registered wins over Poonch Smashers and Poonch Knight Riders with 51 runs and two wickets respectively in the ongoing Poonch Premier League, organised by EHSAAS Foundation at Sports Stadium, here today.
The 1st match, Poonch Panthers scored 169 with the loss of 8 wickets in stipulated 20 overs. Sachin and Vilas scored 34 runs each, whereas Pervaiz made 33 runs. From bowling side, Deepak took three wickets.
In reply, Poonch Smashers bundled out at 158 runs in 19 overs. Kumail and Rameez scored 17 & 18 runs respectively. From bowling side, Ajaz took two wickets.
In second match, Poonch Ligers beat Poonch Knight Riders by 2 wickets, wherein Poonch Knight Riders scored 135 by losing 7 wickets in stipulated 20 overs. Touqeer and Waseem scored 33 and 33 runs respectively. Harris bagged two wickets for Poonch Ligers.
In reply, Poonch Ligers’ batsmen Jaswinder and Gurwinder played brilliant innings and scored 41 and 18 runs respectively and won the match by two wickets. From Knight Riders, Bashit took four wickets.
Krishan Lal Sharma (Retired DSO) was the chief guest and he presented man of match awards to the players, whereas the matches were officiated by technical panel of Ranjinder Singh Toofan, Istaiq Ahmed Thaki, Davinder Dabur, Ajmeet Singh, Navjot Singh and Manzoor Lone.