AISM T20 Tournament
Since the time the Council initiated the concept of AISM, N. L. Dalmia has been hosting this event. We take in pride in sharing with you that every year the participation of ICSE school teams for this tournament has been on the rising trend.
This year the total no of ICSE School teams that registered were 48. It only goes to prove that sports is now an essential part of the school curriculum.
The Qualifying rounds, Quarters and Semifinals were hosted at Oval Ground Churchgate between 10th October to 14th October, 2016. Six matches were held simultaneously on six different pitches for both the sessions – morning and afternoon.
The winners of the semifinals played for the final match on Saturday 15th October, 2016 at Police Gymkhana Marine Drive. It was a day and night match. The 2 teams which qualified for the finals were Smt. Sulochana Devi Singhania School, Thane and Gokuldham High School, Goregaon. Smt. Sulochana Devi Singhania School, Thane won the toss and decided to bat. They gave the Gokuldham High School, Goregaon a tough chase of 104 runs in 20 overs. Gokuldham High School, Goregaon team had a great start but unfortunately due to couple of initial run outs they lost the match by 19 runs.
The Chief Guest for the evening was Pravin Tambe, an IPL Player representing Rajasthan Royals. Before joining the IPL he had spent 25 years in Club Cricket circuit. It was an honor to have him amidst us. He also felicitated the man of the match of the Quarter and Semifinals team. His persona and passion for cricket highlighted the spirits of the players.
Our Guest of honor for the evening were our Hon. Secretary, Shri Shaileshji Dalmia and the Income tax commissioner Mr. Vivek Peranpura. Mr. Vivek Peranpura honored the students by felicitating the runner up team with a trophy and medals and certificates to all the players. Our Hon. Secretary, Shri Shaileshji Dalmia awarded the wining team with a rotating shield and a school trophy and medals and certificates to all the players.
The Best Batsman of the tournament was awarded to Dishan Rane from Smt. Sulochana Devi Singhania School, Thane and the Best Bowler of the tournament was awarded to Mihir Kotecha from Jamnabai Narsee School.
It is our privileged to announce that this year we will hosting the Nationals too. It is scheduled to be held on 11th Nov, 2016.
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