Channel-5 lift Inter-Media Cricket title


Channel-5 won the Inter-Media Cricket Tournament after beating Geo News by seven wickets in the final here at Wahdat Colony Cricket Ground on Wednesday night. The event was organised by Punjab Electronic Media Journalists Association (PEMJA) in collaboration with G-5. In the final, batting first, Geo News made 53 runs in five overs. Waseem scored 21 runs for Geo News. In reply, Channel-5 achieved the target in three overs. Adeel scored 25 runs for the winners. He was awarded the man of the match and the man of the tournament. Lahore former mayor Mian Amir Mehmood was the chief guest of the final and distributed the prizes among the teams. The tournament winners Channel-5 got the winning prize of Rs 50,000 while the runners-up Geo News got Rs 25,000. Yasir of Express News and Geo News’ Muhammad Waseem was awarded the best bowler and the best all-rounder of the tournament respectively.