Il-Malta Marauders CC u l-Marsa CC jgħatu bidu għal-League tal-Cricket Malti

Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 20:27

Note:This article has been published in both English and Maltese
Nota:Dan l-artiklu ġie miktub bl-Ingliż u bil-Malti

Gavin Muscat

Il-Malta Marauders CC u l-Marsa CC jgħatu bidu għal-Lig tal-KrikitMalti b’rebħa kull wieħed.

L-Ewwel Logħba: Marsa CC 194 għal 6 għelbu lill-Krishna CC 192 għal 5.

Il-Plejer tan-Nazzjonal Malti, Bikram Arora kiseb 53 kiseb 30 ballun meta Marsa għelbu lil Krishna b’4 wickets. Arora kien mgħejun tajjeb minn Haroon Mughal (45) u John Grima (33). Għal Krishna, Les White u Niraj Khanna laqtu żewġ wickets kull wieħed. Krishna tellgħu 192 ġirja għal 5 wickets minn 25 owver b’Niraj itella’ 60 ġirja minn 30 ballun. Nowell Khosla (40) u Mark Sacco (33) wittew it-triq meta kisbu 90 ġirja bejniethom. Sarfraz Ali kien l-aħjar bawler għall-Marsa b’2 wickets.

It-Tieni Logħba: Malta Marauders CC 161 għal 4 għelbu lill-Melita CC 160 għal 3.

Edward Manning (51) u Dean Arnold (40) mexxew lil Marauders lejn rebħaq impressjonanti fuq Melita. Marauders komplew impressjonaw bl-iffildjar tagħhom kif ukoll meta Dean Arnold laqt 2 wickets. Għal Melita, Sam Aquilina tella’ 88 ġirja minn 45 ballun, filwaqt li Feroz Ahmed kiseb 23 ġirja siewja.

Skorer: Paula Calleja

Klassifika: Marsa 15,

Marauders 12,

Krishna 5,

Melita 2

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Dan it-tmiem il-ġimgħa naraw lil Nottingham University CC, jilagħbu l-Marsa nhar il-Ġimgħa, is-Sibt, il-Ġadd u nhar l-Erbgħa.

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English

Malta Marauders CC and Marsa CC start Malta Cricket League with wins.

Match 1: Marsa CC 194 for 6 defeated Krishna CC 192 for 5.

Malta all-rounder Bikram Arora struck 53 off only 30 balls as Marsa defeated Krishna by 4 wickets. Arora received excellent support from Haroon Mughal (45) and John Grima (33). For Krishna, Les White and Niraj Khanna captured two wickets apiece. Earlier Krishna had reached a total of 192 for 5 from their 25 overs with Khanna especially severe on the bowling with 60 runs off his 30 balls. Nowell Khosla (40) and Mark Sacco (33) laid the foundation with a 90 run opening stand. Sarfraz Ali was the pick of the Marsa bowlers with 2 wickets.

Match 2: Malta Marauders CC 161 for 4 defeated Melita CC 160 for 3.

Edward Manning (51) and Dean Arnold (40) steered the Marauders to an impressive victory over Melita. The Marauders completed an impressive all round performance in the field, led by Dean Arnold with 2 wickets. For Melita, Sam Aquilina scored 88 off only 45 balls, While Feroz Ahmed chipped in with a valuable 23 runs.

Scorer: Paula Calleja

League Standings: Marsa 15,

Marauders 12,

Krishna 5,

Melita 2

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This weekend sees the visit of the University of Nottingham Cricket Club, who will play matches at the Marsa Oval on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday.

Sam Aquilina’s gallant 88 runs was the top score of the first round of Summer league matches





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