03-DEC-2019: DU Vs AMU in the final of North Zone Intervarsity Cricket tournament
December 3: Delhi University (DU) will face Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for the top position in the final of North Zone Intervarsity cricket tournament to be played at Willingdon Pavillion on Wednesday.
DU defeated Al-Falah University, Faridabad (AFU) by convincing 86 runs to seal berth in final of North Zone Intervarsity Cricket Tournament.
After winning the toss AFU invited DU to bat first but could not restrict them due to fine performance of DU lower order batsman. DU had early set back and lost their 6 wickets for just 89 runs but a fine performance from the lower order batsman Sanchit (37 runs off 29 balls) and later Dhruv (29 runs off 32 balls) ,consolidated the inning to help DU register 179 runs in stipulated 35 over. Manik was the most successful bowler for AFU taking three wickets for 51 runs.
Chasing a competitive total, AFU could not repeat their yesterday performance and their batsman surrendered meekly in 23.3 after scoring 93 runs. For DU promising left arm wrist spinner Aman was too good on the day for AFU batsman, grabbing four wickets for only conceding 24 runs in his seven over spell.
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