The much awaited Horizon Cricket Fiesta was held in grand style at the HCI sports grounds on the 16th and 17th of January 2016. It was indeed two days of pure fun and frolic for all present – one thousand parents and students including the staff of HCI. On the 16th the Ladies teams -16 of them -battled it out in the six-a-side cricket tournament where all the female cricket enthusiasts of HCI had a field day. The Super NG and Dark Angels reached the Finals after much sweat and toil. The Super NG really proved they had super power beating the Dark Angels, and clinched the Champions’ trophy.
The 24 male teams had a heated 4 over innings Knock – out tournament. The teams batted their way through having much fun and frolic in the process. The final match between the two finalists Knight Riders and Horizon Campus 2, was indeed an exhilarating experience to all present. Horizon Campus 2 proved to be the strong men of the day beating Knight Riders by 9 runs and had the glory of winning the Champions trophy.
Shyama Kariyawasam and Mohamed Jihan were adjudged the best female player the best male player of the tournament respectively.All in all the two days of cricket, scrumptious food, the fun and frolic made the Cricket Fiesta 2016, a memorable one for all at Horizon.