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Trishul Division wins T20 tourney

State Times 2019-07-10 00:20:50

LEH: Trishul Division emerged champion of the T-20 Cricket Tournament organised by army to honour the brave hearts of the Kargil War and to evoke feelings of nationalism and patriotism at Nawang Dorjey Stadium, here. In the final match played on Tuesday, Trishul Division defeated Fire & Fury Corps team in a well contested match.
Earlier, the tournament saw participation of six teams, three from the army, one team each from Air Force Station Leh, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and a local club from Ladakh region.
To add colour to the event, match between a team of veterans of Leh-Ladakh and a team of Serving Army officers, captained by Lt Gen Y.K Joshi, GOC Fire & Fury Corps was played. The team of veterans of Leh-Ladakh defeated the team of Serving Army officers by one run.
Lt Gen Joshi hoped that this will serve as a great source of inspiration, for budding cricketers of Leh-Ladakh and defence personnel serving in the region.