6 November 2014

Resource T20 Championship (Mar 2014)

Resource Academia Middle and Senior Campus organized the Resource T20 Championship 2014 at the Model Town Cricket Club from March 11 to 14, 2014. Participating schools included the host team Resource Academia, Lahore City Grammar, Sharif Education Complex, Quaid-e-Azam School, and Beacon House Township.The umpires for the tournament were Mr. Shakeel Ahmed, Mr. Liaqat Ali and Mr. Ilyas Khan.

The tournament started off with some nail-biting matches with four winning teams qualifying for the semi-finals. The two semi-finals were played on March 13, 2014; Lahore City Grammar vs. Sharif Education Complex, and Resource Academia vs. Quaid-e-Azam School. After two very competitive and challenging matches, the two emerging winners qualified for the final. The T20 Championship final was played on March 13, 2014 between Resource Academia and Lahore City Grammar. After a very tough contest, Resource Academia won the final match by two wickets.

The Chief Guests for the event were the Principal of Resource Academia, Ms. Jamila John, the Academic Coordinator at Resource Academia, Ms. Humaira Tariq, Manager Coach Education PCB, Shahid Aslam, Captain Pakistan Under 19 Team, Mr. Sami Arsalan, and Former Test and One Day Player Pakistan Team, Mr. Akram Raza. In a prize giving ceremony that followed, Ms. John presented the winning trophy to the captain of the Resource AcademiaCricket Team. Members of both teams received certificates. Ms. John admired the expertcricketing skills and sportsman spirit displayed by both teams. She also appreciated the effort made by the Sports Teacher, Mr. Asif Abbas for training the RA Cricket team and for organizing the event!

Man of the match Mustafa Khattak
Best wicket keeper Muhammad Muqeet Shah
Best bowler Raahim Jamil
Player of the tournament Fahad Sheikh
Best fielder Mustafa Ishaq