GG Dutt Memorial Cricket Tournament: Sporting Cricket Club lifts the 2013 trophy

Updated: 17 June 2013 12:51 IST

Sporting Cricket Club won the GG Dutt Memorial cricket tournament by virtue of the spin of the coin after rain ruled out play during the final against Food Corporation of India.

Sporting Cricket club went one better than last year to win the 40th All India Goswami Ganesh Cricket Tournament 2013 trophy in a rain interrupted final played at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Sunday.

Food Corporation of India skipper Paras Dogra won the toss and opted to field. Boosted by Naratba Bist's 68 from 99 balls that included 5 fours and 1 six, Sporting amassed a total of 190/5 in 35.5 overs when rain brought an end to play.

By the afternoon the umpires decided that further play would not be possible. The committee members decided that the spin of the coin would determine the winner. Chief guest Anurag Thakur spinned the coin and Sporting Club won the match by virtue of winning the coin flip.

Comments
Topics mentioned in this article Cricket BCCI Sumit Narwal Paras Dogra Amol Anil Muzumdar
Related Articles
Davis Cup: Andy Murray Returns To Great Britain
Davis Cup: Andy Murray Returns To Great Britain's Squad
United Arab Emirates Cricket Board Suspends Ashfaq Ahmed For Corruption
United Arab Emirates Cricket Board Suspends Ashfaq Ahmed For Corruption
Bangladesh Prime Minister Has Confirmed Presence For Eden Test, Says Sourav Ganguly
Bangladesh Prime Minister Has Confirmed Presence For Eden Test, Says Sourav Ganguly
India vs South Africa: Zubayr Hamza Blames Mental Preparation For Poor Show In Test Series
India vs South Africa: Zubayr Hamza Blames Mental Preparation For Poor Show In Test Series
MS Dhoni Adds Jonga To His Collection Of Cars: Report
MS Dhoni Adds Jonga To His Collection Of Cars: Report
Advertisement