Sapphire XI registers win in Gandhi-Mandela Cricket Series

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

Winners posing for group photograph at Kishtwar.
Winners posing for group photograph at Kishtwar.

KISHTWAR, Oct 12: Gandhi Global Family J&K in association with United Nations (UNIC) New Delhi organised match for special children in Kishtwar District as a part of Gandhi-Mandela Cricket Series.
The match was held at historic Chowgan ground of Kishtwar in presence of District Youth Services and Sports Officer (DYSSO) Mr Singh and GGF Coordinator Abdul Majid Bichoo. Large number of GGF volunteers and officers of various departments were also present on the occasion.
The match was played between Sapphire XI and Saffron XI, in which former registered win by 5 runs. Mohammad Abraham was declared as man of the match for his outstanding performance.
Gold medals and silver medals were presented to winning Sapphire XI and runner up Saffron XI respectively by DYSSO.