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Union Gymkhana win U-13 cricket title

THE GOAN NETWORK | MAY 26, 2023, 12:19 AM IST
Union Gymkhana win U-13 cricket title

The captain of Union Gymkhana receives the winner’s trophy from Vipul Phadke. Also seen are Hemant Angle, Ravindra Nevgi and Bhai Naik.

Photo Credits: The Goan

Union Gymkhana (Belgaum) beat SAG RCC by 31 runs to win the All India U-13 Exposure cricket tournament in Margao.

After being asked to bat first, Union Gymkhana posted 120/5 in 20 overs. Farhan Shekh (26) and Samarth Chougule (20) shaped Union's total. Shaurya Chodankar (1/17) and Swarit Gawade (1/22) were the best bowlers for the Goan opposition.

Union defended the low total well, restricting SAG RCC to 89/9 in the 20 overs. Adeep Miskin top-scored with 35 while Shaurya Chodankar scored 14. Farhan Shekh (3/10) and Tejas (2/19) bowled well to earn the title for the visitors.

At the concluding function, Vipul Phadke, GCA president, was the chief guest while Pandurang (Bhai) Naik was the guest of honour. Prizes: Man of the Match - Farhan Shekh (Union Gymkhana, Belgaum), Best Bowler - Farhan Shekh (Union Gymkhana, Belgaum), Best Batsman - Hemant C (Just Cricket, Bangalore).

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