In the sensational finals of 12th Amity Insurance Cup played between JK Risk Managers & Insurance Brokers Vs Max Life Insurance Company held at Amity Sports Grounds, Sector-44 Noida, JK Risk Managers & Insurance Brokers defeated Max Life Insurance Company by 44 runs .
After winning the toss JK Risk Managers & Insurance Brokers decided to bat first. With the help of quick 36 runs by Ajeet Ranjan, JK Risk Managers scored a total of 140 runs at loss of 10 wickets in allotted 20 overs.
In reply Max Life Insurance Company was all out at 96 runs in 14.4 overs.
Ajeet Ranjan of JK Risk Managers was announced Man of the Match for his brilliant all round performance of 36 runs in batting and taking 3 wickets by giving just 2 runs..
After the finals of Amity Insurance Cricket Cup, the award ceremony began with the traditional lighting of the lamp. Mr. P.K. Soni, Executive Member of Delhi District Cricket Association, Dr. Sanjay Srivastava, Dean – Faculty of Management Studies, Amity University and Prof. R.R. Grover, Advisor, Amity School of Insurance, Banking & Actuarial Sciences gave away the trophy to the winners and the runners- up.
Prof. R.R. Grover, Advisor, Amity School of Insurance, Banking & Actuarial Sciences (ASIBAS) said that in order to bring the insurance companies on a common platform and to develop a sense of solidarity, ASIBAS organizes Amity Insurance Cricket Cup Tournament annually to support the underprivileged girl children. The registration and sponsorship amount of this annual event helps in raising funds for this noble project “Amitasha”. The 12th Amity Insurance Cricket Cup commenced on November 16, 2013 with the participation of 16 companies from the Insurance Sector. This year the venture has raised the fund of Rs. Three Lacs Sixty thousand.
Mr. P.K. Soni, Executive Member of Delhi District Cricket Association lauded the efforts of Amity Humanity Foundation and the work done by the Foundation for the up-lifment of the underprivileged girl child. Mr. Soni advised the players to imbibe their sporting spirit rather than winning in their game. He encouraged students to be professional in their approach and imbibe values and concentrate in their games.
Dr. Sanjay Srivastava, Dean – Faculty of Management Studies, Amity University expressed his happiness on successful completion of Amity Insurance Cricket Cup. Dr Srivastava said that JK Risk Managers & Insurance Brokers is champion but other teams are also equally talented. Participation matters most than winning the tournament.
The teams that have participated in this edition of Amity Insurance Cricket Cup were – Max Life Insurance Company, ICICI Prudential, ICICI Lombard, Newgen Software, Miliman, HDFC Ergo, National Insurance, Canara HSBC, Oriental Insurance, Reliance General, Metlife, JK Brokers, Future Generali, TATA AIG General and Reliance Money.
The Cup is dedicated to support the Foundation’s NGO arm, “AMITASHA”, the institution which was founded under the visionary leadership of Dr. (Mrs.) Amita Chauhan, Chairperson AMITASHA and Amity International Schools. Amitasha is working for the education and up-liftment of ‘girl child’ belonging to the disadvantaged sections of the society.