Dec­cani wing of ISC or­gan­ises an­nual cricket tour­na­ment

Muscat Daily - - CORPORATE NEWS -

The Dec­cani wing of In­dian So­cial Club (ISC) or­gan­ised the third an­nual cricket tour­na­ment re­cently at Al Hail cricket ground in Mus­cat.

The event was held to celebrate Oman's 49th Na­tional Day. Six teams of In­dian di­as­pora from Dec­cani com­mu­nity in Oman par­tic­i­pated in the tour­na­ment which was won by Dec­can Stars led by Ir­fan, Dec­can War­riors was run­ner-up.

The other teams in­cluded Dec­can Eleven, Dec­can Charg­ers, Dec­can Roy­als & Dec­can Chal­lengers. Bat­ting first War­riors scored 75 in al­lot­ted eight overs which was eas­ily chased by Stars with­out loss in 5.4 overs. The best bats­man was Naeem and best bowler was Altaf. Prizes were dis­trib­uted by chief guest Mad­hursinh Jes­rani, Gen­eral Sec­re­tary Oman Cricket Associatio­n and Dr

Wasi­fud­din, Con­venor of the wing.

The or­gan­is­ing team of Co

Con­venor Is­mail, Trea­surer Younus, ex­ec­u­tive mem­bers Man­sour, Mohsin, Mirza,

Naimath and Ghaf­far worked hard to­wards the success of the event. Mo­hammed Za­heer

Aldin, a promi­nent Hy­der­abadi Omani was pa­tron of the event and took an ac­tive part in all stages of the or­gan­i­sa­tion of the tour­na­ment. Event spon­sors in­cluded Tee­jan Fur­nish­ings, 4 Homes, HST Signs, Ad­vance Ad­ver­tis­ing Dig­i­tal So­lu­tions, Bait al Khair, Saleem and Mush­taq. Chief guest Mad­hursinh Jes­rani who is Gen­eral Sec­re­tary Oman Cricket Associatio­n of spoke on na­tional team’s qual­i­fi­ca­tion for the T20 World Cup to be held in Aus­tralia in 2020. He elab­o­rated on plans to de­velop the game of cricket fur­ther in the coun­try.

The oc­ca­sion wore a festive look as a large num­ber of fam­i­lies in­clud­ing women and chil­dren were on the grounds from morn­ing till evening with Mustafa Ali giv­ing a run­ning com­men­tary through out the day.

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