Dubai: One of the leading Mangalorean Cricket Team in UAE, Eagles Abu Dhabi won the Late ‘Prashanth Pinto Memorial Cricket Cup 2015’, organised by Mangalore Spikers at Deira Dubai on February 13.
Fourteen teams participated for the most coveted trophy. The cricket tourney was organized in memory of late Prashant Pinto for cricket lovers from Mangaluru and Udupi diocese residing in the UAE.
Teena Lima Pinto, wife of Late Prashanth Pitno inaugurated the cricket Tourney.
In the final match, Eagles Abu Dhabi won over their strong opponent Choice Cricketers Dubai and lifted the ‘Prashanth Pinto Memorial Cricket Cup 2015’.
The other winners:
Runners Up – Choice Cricketers
Best Batsman -Clevan from Choice Cricketers
Best Bowler & Man of the Series – Prashant from Eagles Abu Dhabi
Teena Lima Pinto distributed the prizes to the winners. Co-ordinators of Mangalore Spikers Vincent D’Mello, Ashwin Aranha along with the Team members put in their efforts to organize the cricket tournament successfully.
Jerald and Jyothi Mascarenhas, Edwin D’Souza, Vidya D’Souza, Dubai, Claud Sandeep D’Souza, Dubai; Nigel Concesso, Oman; Glen D’Souza, Bahrain; Merwyn D’Souza and family Oman; Glylon Rodrigues and family, Oman sponsored the Tournament.