Sohar Clinch Women’s T20 Knockout Championship

The Women’s T20 Knockout final was held on the Al Amerat Turf 2 ground on the 30th of April 2017. Batting first, Sohar Women’s team scored 127/3 in 20 overs with Anu Amal top scoring with 34. In response, Indian School Ghubra managed 114/5 in 20 overs. Shreya Dhuri top scored with 30* in vain. Anu Amal claimed 3 wickets for Sohar to claim the Women of the match award and enable Sohar’s championship win.

In the prize distribution that followed, Oman Cricket Board of directors and Ex-Indian Captain Mohammed Azharuddin, were on hand to distribute the awards to the winning team.

Azharuddin awards Anu Amal the WOTM award

Azharuddin awards Anu Amal the WOTM award

Oman Cricket Lady Coordinator Vaishali Jesrani said, “Kudos to Women cricket- Sohar for setting a platform for women’s sport. It shows very positive start from Sohar region; the team efforts & commitment will prove better results in the coming years.” She said, “Women’s team from Sohar has talent & skilled players”.

She also thanked the many supporters who witnessed the games for their support towards Women’s Cricket in Oman.