A LOCAL CRICKET MATCH
Cricket is a great game very famous in Pakistan. In every city or village you will find great talent of cricket players from school level to university level. Cricket is now played by millions of people in 92 countries ranging from the Caribbean to Europe to Africa to South Asia. Our local tournament of College is on the way. It is a great tournament. The final match between our College Eleven and the Jinnah College Eleven was played on 19th February in the Jinnah College stadium. Both the teams were equally strong. But Jinnah College has little advantage. Because they are the Winning team of last year tournament. Jinnah College defeat Azampur College. The incharge of our college Eleven, Prof. Khalid Mahmood was especially so excited. Our captain won the toss and put Jinnah College to bat. The match started at 10:30 A.M.
The openers seemed confident. Our fast bowler, Azam, didn’t prove so effective. The opening batsmen of Jinnah College hit him boundaries’. The situation was growing grave for us. However, our bowler at the other end was restraining the batsmen from taking runs. After a few overs, our team captain Amer decided to bowl himself. He came to bowl very fast. His first victim is Majid who played well for his 26 runs.
One of our best bowler Amer claimed a Wicket at his first delivery. We cheered him up and shouting Amer, Amer. The new batsman was the next victim who could face only one delivery. And our best bowler is on a hat-trick. Amer is so excited for his first hat-trick in the tournament. On a hat-trick bowl he got wicket. This is his first hat-trick in any cricket match. Both the batsmen dismissed for a duck. Amer, Shakeel, Waseem and Yousaf were in their best form. Our wicket keeper stamp two batsmen. Our fielders also fielded beautifully well. Wickets fell on regular intervals. The Jinnah College Eleven could score only 150 runs or seven wickets in the stipulated 40 overs. They played very well Azam is the leading runs scorer of 54 runs.
After the lunch, our team came to play. Zia and Zaka were the openers. Zia is our leading striker batsman. Zia hit the first ball to the boundary for four. He looks great. Zia and Zaka both look good against opposition team. The bowlers of the Jinnah College tried their best to restrain our batsmen from taking runs, but in vain. Our batsman are the fastest run chasers in the tournament. They will chase the target very easily. Our team was able to score 151 runs in the 37th over. We had won the championship. In the tournament our cricket team is never lost any match to the opposition teams. Our captain was declared the Man of the Match. Prizes were given away at the end. Our team defeat the defending champion. The spectators have great support for our team. The captain of our team is thankful to the crowd for their support.