T10 Cricket Tournament gets underway

Excelsior Sports Correspondent
POONCH, Dec 11: T10 Cricket Tournament commenced at Sports Stadium, here today.
It is for the 1st time T10 Cricket Tournament is being organised in Poonch. A total of 48 teams are participating in the tournament, which have been drawn from every nook and corner of the district.
The tournament is being organised by EHSAAS Foundation Poonch.
DySP DAR, Sheezan Bhat was the chief guest on the opening ceremony, while prominent among others present on the occasion were Nirdosh Kumar, Manager Sports Stadium Poonch and Vijay Kumar, PEM.
Speaking on the occasion, the chief guest applauded the efforts of organisers for channelizing energy of youth in right direction and providing platform to young and budding talent of district Poonch for showcasing their skill.
In the opening match, LCC Club beat Gujjar Hostel IN an easy contest by 9 wickets.
Batting first, Gujjar Hostel scored 81 runs for the loss of 3 wickers in 10 overs. Ayaz and Jaagu scored 36 and 14 runs respectively, while Akash took 2 wickets for LCC Club.
In reply, LCC chased the target in 7 overs. For LCC, Rafiq and Bali scored 44 and 22 runs respectively.
In another match, Kamsar XI defeated Raza XI by 5 wickets.
Batting first, Raza XI scored 80 runs in 10 overs for the loss of 3 wickets. Moheen top scored with 28 runs.
In reply, Kamsar XI chased the targer in 9.4 overs. Sharaz and Sahil scored 25 and 23 runs respectively.
The tournament is being organised under the technical supervision of Parvaiz Ahmed Afridi, Gurwinder Singh and Umran Shah, while the matches were officiated by technical panel of Ravi Sharma, Arpanjot Singh, Manzoor and Shabbir.