Dimapur, January 21: Blended Colours won the Medziphema Sixers Cricket Tournament by defeating Adianu 6 in the finals by 2 wickets on January 19 at the IETC Ground, Medziphema town.
Deciding to bat first after winning the toss, Adianu 6 scored 70 runs in 6 overs with Bendangmeren top scoring with an unbeaten 39 runs in 12 balls.
Blended Colours achieved the target with 8 balls to spare riding on a blistering knock by Kumzung who scored 34 runs in 10 balls.
The player of the tournament was given to Bendangmeren of Adianu 6 who scored a total of 204* runs not out from 4 matches and bagged 4 wickets. He also won the Best Batsman. Sentilong Ozukum who scalped 8 wickets in the tournament bagged the Best Bowler.
The third place was claimed by the ‘Silent Killers’ who defeated the ‘Frolics’ by 9 runs.
All the winning teams and individuals were awarded cash prizes sponsored by the Nehru Yuva Kendra, Dimapur. The players of the winning team were Sentilong Ozukum (c), Vicky, Arong, Kumzung, Moatemjen and Imtiren. (Page News Service)