Srinagar, Oct 9: Sports Minister, RS Chib Tuesday inaugurated the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Synergy Cup T-20 Cricket Tournament at Sports Stadium, Budgam. The event is being organised by 35 Bn.
On the occasion, Chib appreciated the special efforts of CRPF to bridge the gap between forces and people of Kasmir.
During the inauguration, Inspector General of CRPF Srinagar sector Sudhir Pratap Singh, IG of CRPF operations sector S.S.Sandhu and other officers were present.
The inaugural match was played between SSP Budgam-XI and Star Club Ompora. Star Club Ompora won the match by 50 runs and Riyaz Ahmed scored 109 and remained not out.
There are eight teams participating in the tournament. The tournament will be played on knock out basis. The participating teams are: Humhama Cricket Club, Star Club Ompora, Burn Hall School, Budgam Blues, SSP Budgam-XI, CRPF-XI, Airlines XI and Media XI.