SNGPL beat Delhi to win Nissar Trophy

Updated: 18 September 2008 09:39 IST

Delhi's mammoth second innings score notwithstanding, SNGPL became the first Pakistani team to win the Mohammad Nissar Trophy.

SNGPL beat Delhi to win Nissar Trophy
©

New Delhi:

Delhi's mammoth second innings score notwithstanding, Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited became the first Pakistani team to win the Mohammad Nissar Trophy cricket match after rains spoiled the fourth and final day's play on Thursday.

Umpires S A Asani and U L Dubey held two inspections and found the ground conditions unplayable due to rains and called off the match at 1.30 pm local time without a ball being bowled at the Ferozshah Kotla ground.

Benefitted by their first innings lead of 132 runs, Sui Gas became the first Quaid-e-Azam champions to clinch the honour even as Virender Sehwag led-Ranji champions Delhi were leading by 384 runs.

Delhi were 516 for 4 in their second innings when the rains lashed the city and the play was suspended in the last session on Wednesday.

While 17 overs of play was lost on Wednesday, the opening day had also seen rain-interruptions.

Topics : Cricket
Related Articles
India vs England 2nd ODI: India Must Guard Against Slipping On Cuttack Dew
India vs England 2nd ODI: India Must Guard Against Slipping On Cuttack Dew
India vs England, 2nd ODI: Where To Watch Live Telecast And Live Streaming
India vs England, 2nd ODI: Where To Watch Live Telecast And Live Streaming
After Virat Kohli's Heroics, Rival Joe Root Wants Batting Tips From India Captain
After Virat Kohli's Heroics, Rival Joe Root Wants Batting Tips From India Captain
Show Comments
Advertisement