STATE TIMES NEWS
POONCH: Poonch Smashers registered win and entered the final of Poonch Premier League Cricket Tournament being organized by Chairman EHSAS Foundation, Parvaiz Malik Afridi at Sports Stadium Poonch. In the semifinal match played on Wednesday, Poonch Smashers beat Poonch Royals by 25 runs. Bating first, Poonch Smashers made 154 runs in 20 overs. Dipu played a fine inning of 63 runs off 29 balls while Rythampreet Sharma contributed 46 runs.
Chasing the target, Poonch Royals could make only 129 runs in 20 overs. Dipu claimed three wickets whereas Shezad got four wickets.
The match was officiated by Rajindar Singh Toofan and Istiaq Ahmed Taki as Umpires. Incharge Sports Stadium Poonch Nirdosh Kumar was also present.
Chairman Insaaf Movement Javid Iqbal Reshi was the Chief Guest whereas Imran Mir was the Guest of Honour. Javid Reshi appreciated the activities of Afridi for his heroic job for the betterment of youth to promote cricket among them.