Odisha #Blind #Cricket Team Wins National cricket tournament 2016 for blind #Odisha #Sports
Odisha Blind Cricket Team becomes Champions in National cricket tournament for blind 2016 at Gymkhana Ground, Hyderabad.
Gujarat won the toss and elected to bat 1st. In stipulated 5 overs Gujarat scored 53/7wkts and set the target of 54 runs in 5 overs. Chasing the target Odisha scored 54 runs in the last ball of the match.
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For Odisha Sukhram Majhi scored 34 runs and declared man of the final while his team mate from the national side, Pankaj Bhue received the Man of the Tournament award.
Pankaj Bhue declared Man of the series in B2 Category. In bowling Lalprasad Soren took 2wkts, Lingraj Routra and Kalia Pradhan took 1 wicket each. In the history of blind cricket this is the 1st time for Odisha to be the champions.
This is history of blind cricket, Odisha became the winners for the very first time in the national cricket tournament.