JAMMU, AUG 12: Media -XI Cricket Club, Jammu defeated Sterlite Cricket Club by 32 runs in the inaugural match of the first Media-XI Triangular Series being played at Phallian Mandal Cricket Ground.
Earlier, Media XI Cricket Club led by Skipper Mir Imran won the toss and elected to bat first.
Amit Kumar (54 runs off 23 balls) helped Media XI CC to post a challenging 159 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Faheem Tak (37 runs off 26 balls) and Rahul Khatri were the other contributors to the total. For Sterlite side, Sushant, Rajat and Avinash took 2 wickets each in 4 overs spell.
Chasing the target, Sterlite CC led by Harpal Singh could not get through and ended up at 137 runs thus loosing the match by 32 runs. Gourav Gupta (46 runs off 38 balls) remained the top scorer for Sterlite CC while Shakeel scored 24 runs in 21 balls.
Sachin Jamwal from Media -XI CC grabbed 3 wickets in 4 overs’ spell while Ranjeet Singh took 2 wickets in 4 overs spell. Yash Khajuria and Rahul Khatri also scalped 1 wicket apiece.
Sachin Jamwal was adjudged as ‘Man of the Match’ for his overall performance with 3 wickets and 10 runs to his credit. The Tri-series is being organized by Media- XI Cricket club Jammu.