INTER-INSTITUTE CRICKET TOURNAMENT 2018
ITS, MOHAN NAGAR
Our College Cricket Team participated in Inter-Institute Cricket Tournament 2018 held from 13th to 16th March, 2018 at ITS, Mohan Nagar. On the first day, i.e. 13/03/18, our Team faced the home team, ITS in their first match. AKGEC batted first and set a target of 130 for the opponent team in 15 overs. Finally, they all got out (the ITS team) at 86 and emerged victorious in the first match. This led to the qualification for Semi-Finals.
The semi-final was played against SGIT on 15/03/18. SGIT batted first and were thrashed at a score of 64. Our college team very easily achieved the target in 8 overs and won the match by 9 wickets, qualifying for the Finals.
The final match was played on 16/03/18 against JHNIT. Our team batted first and scored 126 runs in 16 overs. The struggle was real, but unfortunately the opponent team won the match in 11.2 overs. Finally JHNIT came out to be the winners; Our team was the Runner-Up. A cash prize of Rs.5100 was awarded as the Runner-Up award along with Runner-up Trophy, Individual Trophies & Certificates.
Our player, SHUBHAM CHAUDHARY was the highest wicket taker (6 wickets) and GOPAL KRISHNA YADAV was the highest run scorer (78 runs).
IIT Ropar Sports Festival : AAROHAN
- The college sent the following `5’ teams to IIT Ropar to participate in AAROHAN’ 18, the Sports Festival held on 16-18 Mar 2018;
- Basketball (Boys)
- Basketball (Girls)
- Badminton (Boys)
- Badminton (Girls)
- Table Tennis (Boys)
- Many top colleges / universities from Punjab / Haryana / Chandigarh participated in the festival. There were many strong teams and spectators witnessed some well-contested matches.
- Our Basketball team (Girls) captained by Anchal Saxena (4th Year IT) won `Gold’ (1st position) and Badminton (Girls) won the `Bronze’ medal. Boys teams also played well but were pitted against strong teams from Punjab / Haryana. Winners were given medals & certificates whereas all participants were presented with a T-Shirt each.
- Hospitality at IIT Ropar was very good. Students who were accompanied by Sports Officer found that visit to IIT Ropar was an enriching experience.