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Kupwara boy selected for Vijay Merchant Trophy U-16

Wasim Majnoon Mir | November 16, 2018 06:04 PM

SRINAGAR: Basit Bashir Lone of Kupwara has been selected for the Jammu and Kashmir’s cricket team under-16 for Vijay Merchant Trophy.

16-year-old Basit, all-rounder who hails from Kupwara town, he take five wicket haul in first match against Himachal Pradesh . Lone has already played many matches on district level.

"Many states of India are participating  in this tournament, which is being organised by All India Youth Sports Council."

Senior Cricketer, Tahir Ahmad from Kupwara told our correspondent Wasim Majnoon Mir, that Kupwara is full of talent and the players only need platform to show their skills. “I am personally impressed with his talent my good wishes are with him,” he said.

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