JU Correspondent: The Economics department of Jahangirnagar University (JU) became champion beating Botany department by 52 runs in the inter-department cricket competition at the central playground on Tuesday.
Batting first Economics department made 206 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in their allotted twenty overs. In reply, Botany department made 155 runs for the loss of 8 eight wickets and lost by 51 runs.
For the winning team, Imamul Mustakim Rasel top scored with 59 runs and gathered 2 wickets by 23 runs and he also made as the man of the match and man of the series.
JU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Farzana Islam distributed the prize giving ceremony among the winners and runners up as the chief guest while JU Pro-VC Prof. Abul Hossain, Dean of Social Sciences Prof. Amir Hussain, Director of JU Physical exercise department Md. Sifatullah were present, among others.
Mentionable, a total of 36 department and institutes took part in the tournament and numbers of teachers, students, staffs enjoyed the match.