[caption id="attachment_803728" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-803728" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/faiz-fazal.jpg" alt="faiz fazal" width="628" height="355" /> Faiz Fazal (PTI Photo)[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>As the nation mourns in the aftermath of a dastardly terrorist attack on India security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, Irani Cup winners Vidarbha have donated their prize money to the families of the martyred CRPF jawans. <p></p> <p></p>The <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/irani-trophy">Irani Cup</a> tie between Ranji champions <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/vidarbha/">Vidarbha</a> and Rest of India ended in a draw on the fifth and final day. However, Vidarbha were declared the winners on the first-innings lead thereby successfully defending their title. <p></p> <p></p>"We have decided to donate the prize money to the families of the martyrs at Pulwama. It's just a small gesture from our side. Hopefully everything will get better for them soon," Vidarbha captain <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/faiz-fazal/">Faiz Fazal</a> said during the post-match presentation ceremony on Saturday. <p></p> <p></p>&nbsp; <p></p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p></p><p dir="ltr" lang="en">Vidarbha are proving why they are champions on an off the field. The <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IraniTrophy?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#IraniTrophy</a> winners led by <a href="https://twitter.com/faizfazal?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@faizfazal</a> have decided to hand over their prize money to family members of martyrs of <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PulwamaTerroristAttack?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#PulwamaTerroristAttack</a>. <a href="https://t.co/Rh6i44nXrI">pic.twitter.com/Rh6i44nXrI</a></p> <p></p> BCCI Domestic (@BCCIdomestic) <a href="https://twitter.com/BCCIdomestic/status/1096729741799829506?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 16, 2019</a></blockquote> <p></p><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p></p>On Thursday, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist detonated an explosive laden vehicle near a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) bus in Pulwama that resulted in the death of 40 personnal. <p></p> <p></p>Rest of India skipper <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ajinkya-rahane/">Ajinkya Rahane</a> was left to rue a bold declaration on day four that set Vidarbha a target of 280. On the final day the current champions batted exceedingly well to reach 269/5 before finishing their innings with 11 runs adrift of the target. <p></p> <p></p>Vidarbha had bowled out Rest of India for 330 in the first innings, before taking a 95-run lead courtesy No.8 batsman Akshay Karnewar s 102 helping Vidarbha to 425. <p></p> <p></p>RoI declared their second innings at 374/3 riding on Hanuma Vihari s unbeaten 180 and 87 and 61 from Rahane and Shreyas Iyer, respectively.