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FRIDAY, 8 MARCH, 2013

University Cricket Championship kicks off in Mumbai

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he Toyota University Cricket Championship got off to a flying start with guests of honour, Shah Rukh Khan and Rahul Dravid both pledging their full support towards the growth and development of sports in India. This was followed by a performance by a dance troupe along with Music composers, Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy.

Shashank Singh and Pankaj Jaiswal fought back to make a fighting score of 182/8. Team Delhi, looked like it was heading to an easy victory at 155/2, but Mumbai had something else in mind. Delhi gave the crowds the nerves when they lost 3 wickets for 3 runs during the 18th over. In the end it was the visitors that reigned supreme The first match saw Del- in the cliff-hanger of a hi’s Jamia Millia Univer- game, going down to the sity take on hosts Mum- second last ball, and sucbai University. Delhi won cessfully chasing down the toss and put in Mum- the target. bai to bat. Mumbai got Captain Parveen Yadav off to a shaky start, losing top scored for Delhi with both their openers cheap- a quick fire 67 off 36 ly, and were languishing balls, and also picked up at 16-2. However, the man of the match. Left: Wicketkeeper, Sumit Ghadigaonkar of the Western Wolves (Mumbai) team reacts as Parveen Yadav of Kent Ro Northern Stars (Delhi) is bowled at the inaugural match of the University Cricket Championship in south Mumbai on 26 February 2013. Ashish Vaishnav / Mumbai Weekly

Above: Sajid Jamali (right) of the Kent Ro Northern Stars (Delhi) slides in to the crease as wicketkeeper Sumit Ghadigaonkar (left) of the Western Wolves (Mumbai) team attempts to take his wicket in south Mumbai on 26 February 2013. Francis Mascarenhas / Right: Bollywood star, Shahrukh Khan (centre, in grey coat) and former Indian cricketer, Rahul Dravid (right, in white shirt) celebrate the inauguration of the University Cricket Championship in south Mumbai on 26 February 2013. Francis Mascarenhas / Mumbai Weekly

Under 14 Basketball championship in suburban Mumbai

Wheelies, burning rubber and racing action at the KTM Orange Day

A player tries to catch the ball during the under 14 interschool basketball tournament match in suburban Mumbai on 21 February 2013. Francis Mascarenhas / Mumbai Weekly

A participant takes a turn during a racing event of the KTM Orange Day that was held in suburban Mumbai on 24 February 2013. The event saw various biking stunts and a racing competition which attracted a number of bike enthusiasts. Biplov Bhuyan / Mumbai Weekly

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