AL-FALAH University bagged the champion’s trophy defeating Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) Amritsar in the 12th edition of KIIT Premier League (KPL) All India (D&N) T-20 Cricket Tournament organized by KIIT Deemed to be University on Monday.
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) clinched the third position while University of Mumbai was in the fourth position. In the final match, AL-FALAH University scored 216 runs in 20 overs at a loss of three wickets while GNDU was able to score only 149 runs at a loss of nine wickets.
AL-FALAH University got Rs 2 lakh cash prize, while the runner’s up GNDU got Rs 1 lakh. The best third team JNTU and the best fourth team, University of Mumbai received cash prize of Rs 50,000 and Rs 25,000 respectively.
Ollywood star and Rajya Sabha MP Anubhav Mohanty, Arup Pattnaik, Executive Chairperson of State Youth Welfare Board, Odisha, Dr Bishnu Prasad Panigrahi, CEO, KIMS were guests on the occasion and distributed the prizes.