|Topaz Indore defeated Ocean Raipur by six wickets in the opening encounter of the 4 th RPCL , Bhatia Farms Sponsored D/N Cricket tournament which got underway at the Bishop cotton school ground here today. Batting first Ocean Raipur, made 71 for three in the stipulated 8 overs. Laxman Sharma 41 emerged the top scorer while Rockey shukla made 14.
Later Topaz Xi in pursuit led by Devandra Adhikari 30 not out & Sagar Patel 22 ensured an emphatic win for their team.
Earlier the tournament was formally inaugurated today at the hands of Hon’ble Sarabjeet Singh Bhatia, Managing Director, Bhatia Farms, & Mr. Arun Kumar Jaiswar – Chief Regional Manager (Nagpur Circle), Oriental Insurance Co. Ltd., Nagpur.
In his address Mr Sarabjeet Singh , Director ,Bhatia farms, called for active participation by youths to develop all round personality .Present on the occasion included Messers Shri. Sunil Bhonde Sr. Police Inspector Sadar Police Station, Rev. Prakash Timothy Priest Incharge, St. Thomas Church, Hanuman Nagar, Mrs. Rachna S. Singh – Principal, St. Ursula Girls High School & Jr. College, Secretary, M.R.B.E., Mrs. Lillian J. Makasare – Principal, Bishop Cotton School C.B.S.E. & Treasurer, M.R.B.E., Dr. P. K. Jain Director , Aditya Group, Mr. Vicky Kukreja – Corporator Jaripatka & Chairman, Standing Committee of N.M.C. Mr. Vikas Kolhekar – Principal, St. Micheal English School, Chandrapur & Secretary Area Committee of M.R.B.E., Mr. Moses Palparti Principal Bishop Cotton Primary School, Vice – Chairman MRBE, Mrs. Manjusha Stephenson Principal, Bishop Cotton High School, Trustee MRBE & Sanjay Singh.
Man of the Match for each game besides Man of Series will also be a major feature of this event. Individual awards / gift vouchers etc are a major attraction of this event.
Prize distribution will be held soon after the final on 29 th Dec. 2018.