FR Banu,19 November:Musafar Club won the FR Bannu Mamand Khel Wazir cricket tournament. The final of the tournament was played between Musafar Club and Degree-1 College Bannu on Kurram Garhi ground near here. Batting first, Musafar Club set a target of 115 runs for the opponent team but Degree-1 College team only managed to score 108 runs.
Fifty eight teams from all over Bannu district and FR Bannu participated in the tournament which continued for almost two months. The event attracted a large number of spectators from far flung areas and proved to be good source of entertainment for the local people.
In a brief chat with TNN, players and local people hailed the organizers of the event and said they provided them with a brilliant entertainment for the past two months. They asked the government to build play grounds in the district.
Organizers of the event said they wanted to send a message of peace to the world. “We want to show the world that we are peace loving people. We are not terrorists,” said one of the organizers.