Doha: Hanan XII defeated CCRC Warriors by 29 runs to win the Division 1 of the 23rd Gulf Incon–Metabo cricket tournament at the Losail Cricket Grounds.
Hanan, put in to bat, scored 196 in the allotted 20 overs. Imran top-scored with 60, his innings comprising seven sixes and a boundary coming off just 29 balls. Parvez and Azhar contributed 31 and 23 respectively. For Warriors, Mohsin, Azhar and Sajid took 3 wickets each.
In reply, Warriors were all out for 167 runs in 19.1 overs. Mazhar scored 32 runs while Farukh made 28. Imran was adjudged the Man of the Final.
Sajjad Ahmed Khan, the Senior Sales and Marketing Manager of Metabo-Gulf Incon, Ravi Chandran - Senior Stores Supervisor, Tuan – Metabo Field Specialist and Qatar Veterans Cricket officials distributed prizes.
In Division 2, QVC defeated Al Zaman Exchange by seven wickets to win the title.
Best batsman: Buddika / Wellon CC
Best bowler: Shoaib/Al Jazeera Media Network
Best allrounder: Rauf / Hanan XII
Best wicketkeeper: Farook / CCRC Warriors
Best batsman: Sandeep / Rapidrop
Best bowler: Shafi / Al Zaman Exchange
Best allrounder: Amol / Al Zaman Exchange
Best wicketkeeper: Mashooq / Al Shaqab Real Estate