India’s First Ever 20/20 Cricket Match on 8th Nov. ’06 at Indian Airlines Cricket Ground : Wasim Jaffer XI v/s. Jwala Sports Foundation XI.
As we all people are in this city with a common spirit of ‘Mumbaikar’ who never let down their hopes. After a incident of 7/11 bomb blast all Mumbaikar’s have once again given the lesson of Unity and Integrity to the world with their fighting spirit as Mumbaikar. Due to which terrorists have failed in their destructive motto and as all we know Cricket is only game who ties the people in a common thread in India. For us Cricket is not just a game but it is our religion. To keep alive this spirit we organised a Cricket match between Wasim Jaffer XI and Jwala Sports Foundation XI. Most of the Mumbai Ranji Players such as Wasim Jaffer, Vinayak Mane, Robin Morris, Vinayak Samant, Wilkin Mota, Bhawin Thakkar, Vinit Indulkar, Omkar Khanwilkar were the part of this match (Zaheer Khan, Ramesh Powar and Amol Muzumdar was suppose to participate the match but could not attend the same on personal reasons.) Local Ex. MLA Mr.Abhiram Singh, NCP Mumbai President Mr. Sachin Ahir was also present. Around 5000 Live Crowd attended the match. Some of our regular boys were also the part of this match. It was a thrilling experience for them to play with a Mumbai Ranji players. This grand event was covered by 14 leading News Channels of all over India such as ZEE NEWS, STAR NEWS, IBN, SAHARA, E-MARATHI, E-UTTARANCHAL, DOORDARSHAN & TIMES NOW, etc.