UTKARSH DAY, 2014 was celebrated in memory of our beloved Utkarsh Srivastva, a Great Sportsman & Youth Icon of ALS, Noida on 8th March. A Cricket and Kabbadi match was held between 'ALS Past' and 'ALS Present'. Director Sir, Faculty Members, Alumni's and Present Students gathered in large numbers to play and witness the games. Vagmita Di also graced the occasion with her presence.The battle of "Willow & Ball" was won by ALS Present giving a target of 123 runs in 10 overs and triumphing over ALS Past. The Kabbadi match was a show of mighty strength where in a close competition the Present members snatched the trophy from the Past players.
The games was followed by a Cultural Event where everyone tapped their feet to the crazy songs loved by our UTK & a specially produced video on him touched the hearts of all present.
The following Awards were won for Individual performances:
Best Batsman - Uday Sharma (ALS Present) 35 runs in 11 balls.
Best Bowler - Sameer (ALS Past) 2 overs-8 runs-2 wickets.
Best Fielder - Sourav Singh (ALS Present-Wicket Keeper)
Best Holder - Ishan Baghel (ALS Past)
Best Raider - Navdeep Choudhary (ALS Present)
We thank our Director Maj Gen Nilendra Kumar without whom this event would not have been possible. His guidance & support throughout this event made it a success. We hope to make it a great success the next and the coming year. Cheeeeeers.
GLIMPSES of the DAY:
|The Warriors being briefed|
The Captain of the Ship - Maj Gen Nilendra Kumar
|The Harsha Boghle n Ravi Shastri in the making|
The Match in Progress
|The Spectacular Spectators|
|The Batsman being escorted OUT by the Bowling team|
|Running between the Wickets|
|Team-mates watching the ball high above the boundary|
The Post match Ceremony
The Kabbadi Teams
THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE MATCH
|The Strings Maestro|
THE INDIVIDUAL WINNERS
|ALS Present winner of Utkarsh Memorial Match|
|ALS Present winner of Utkarsh Kabbadi Match|
|Yeh DOSTI Hum Nhi Thodege|
|The Young talent of ALS|
Posted by Ronil Goger
Photo Courtesy: Hansdeep Singh