Ittihad team wins T20 cricket tourney in Zabul
QALAT (Pajhwok): Ittihad cricket club won a twenty20 cricket tournament involving 20 teams from various districts and the capital of southern Zabul province, an official said on Saturday.
The tournament named “Youth Unity” was played in Qalat City, the provincial capital, and lasted one month, Afghan Cricket Board official in Zabul, Mehboob Mohabbat, said.
Ittihad chased 175 runs target set to them by Spin Ghar who won the toss and elected to bat in the final.
Mohabbat said an inter-provincial tournament of the same format was being planned.
A member of the Ittihad club, Nasir Ahmad, told Pajhwok Afghan News such tournaments encouraged the youth and strengthened unity among them.
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