The top bracket of Kanga-The A Division has power packed teams with some really talented players giving stunning performances every weekend. Let’s take a look at some of the performances of A Div from last Sunday dated 9th Sept ’18.
In the match held at National CC Cross Maidan, National CC team batting first declared their innings on 234/9d with Ajinkya Belose & Bhavesh Patel rescuing their team from a low total. National CC who were 3down for 16runs eventually got back into the game as Ajinkya and Bhavesh stitched a crucial 134run stand. Right handed Ajinkya coming at no.5 scored a supremely dominating 94 off 88balls which had as many as 6sixes and 8fours while Bhavesh Patel also gave excellent support scoring a composed 75 off 90balls (8fours, 3sixes). Parkophene Cricketers batted for 30overs with 99/4 before the match ended in a draw.
In the match between Fort Vijay and MIG CC at MIG Cricket Club, Fort Vijay batting first were bundled out for 85runs as quickster Pratik Dabholkar bowled a terrific spell bagging 5/35 in 9.3overs with 5maidens. Balkrushna Shirke also took 4wkts. MIG CC in reply declared their innings at 89/2d. Fort Vijay batted 17overs in the 2nd innings before the end of the game’s play where MIG CC won the match on 1st innings lead.
In the match between Victory Cricket Club and CCI at CCI, Victory CC batting first notched up a decent score of 235/10 in 63.2overs. Openers gave a good start with Mansingh Nigade top scoring with 74runs off 110balls. Spinner Hitesh Parmar who took a fifer in the 1st game continued his terrific form with the ball bagging another 6wkts (6/57) in 17.2overs. CCI on the other hand were off to a good start as opener Paul Valthaty did what he does best- scoring a dominating 60 off 36balls (7fours,4sixes). CCI managed to score as many as 189runs in just 21overs before the end of the game’s play resulting in a draw.
In the match between Worli SC and Shivaji Park Gymkhana, Worli SC were bundled out for 100runs in the 1st innings with all-rounder Shams Mulani taking 5/29 in 9.2overs. Shams who performed really well at the state level recently continued his good touch with the ball. Shivaji Park Gymkhana on the other hand scored 105/6dec winning the match on 1st innings lead. Shardul Bhave at no.7 played a crucial knock of 41* turning the game.