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BILATERAL SPORTS EXCHANGE – CRICKET UKAFCA AND IAF : CLOSING CEREMONY

09/03/2020 New Delhi: Phalguna 16, Saka 1941
Friday, 06 March, 2020


A series of cricket matches between IAF cricket team and UK Armed Forces cricket team was conducted from 04-06 Mar 20 at Sports Complex, Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi.

Air Marshal VPS Rana VSM, Director General (Administration) was the Chief Guest for the closing ceremony. The final match was played on 06 Mar 20 between IAF & UKAFCA. UKAFCA won the toss and decided to field first.

IAF won the tournament and Air Marshal Rana awarded the coveted trophy to the winners. He also felicitated the runners up team along with the members of the organising committee.

Air Commodore Peter Squires, Chef-De-Mission expressed his gratitude for hosting the event in an exceptional manner. He also mentioned his appreciation to Air Force Sports Control Board for their best efforts to make the tour of UK Armed Forces Cricket Association, a memorable one.





PHOTO 1 – 4 : Glimpses of closing ceremony of Bilateral Sports Exchange between Indian Air Force Cricket team and United Kingdom Armed Forces Cricket Association held at Sports Complex,Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi today.
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