Sachin spurs Engrades CC

Sachin spurs Engrades CC

 A fine bowling effort from Sachin Shinde spurred Engrades Cricket Club to a thumping 140-run victory over Wilson Garden Cricket Club in the KSCA Group I, Division III league tournament for the Nassur Memorial Shield here.

Half-centuries from Pradeep G (72) and Mahesh K (54) were instrumental in Engrades putting up a comeptitive 270 for nine in 50 overs. Suraj Reddy BN topped the wicket charts for Wilson Garden, returning figures of four for 59.

It was then Sachin who came to the fore during Wilson Garden’s run-chase and ripped through their batting by taking six for 25. Wilson Garden ended at 130 all out from 33.5 overs to crash to a big defeat.

In another game, BEL Colony Recreation Club rode on brilliant bowling efforts from Kishan R and Daniel Sequeria to register a thumping ten-wicket victory over Young Lions Club.

Kishan (4/46) and Sequeria (4/18) bagged eight wickets between them to bundle out Young Lions for 84 in 23.1 overs.

Santosh BM then slammed an unbeaten 52 as BEL RC knocked down the target in 19.1 overs.    

Brief scores: Engrades Cricket Club: 270/9 in 50 overs (Mahesh K 54, Ashun Kumar Shetty 40, Pradeep G 72, Ajay Patil 30 n.o., Anjanava Saha 34; Suraj Reddy BN 4-59) bt Wilson Garden Cricket Club: 130 all out in 33.5 overs (Asif Basha S 31, Ameet Yadav 31, Vimal Singh 25; Sachin Shinde 6-25).

Century Cricketers: 235 all out in 47.3 overs (Siva P 91, Rakesh Raman 40; Lokesh I 4-43, Sathya Swaroop 3-43, Arun Sunny 3-30) bt Vijaya Cricket Club, Malur: 128 all out in 34 overs (Abdul Rehman J 2-26, Rakesh Raman 2-7, Mahesh Patel BM 2-42, Shivnarayan Sahani 3-20).

Hammonds Cricket Club: 246 all out in 50 overs (Arvind 40, Shabarish B 34, Bhuvan JP 55 n.o., MV Swamy 27; Kishan KC 2-34, Harmain 3-58, Karthik BR 2-23) bt Standard Cricket Club: 204 all out in 39.1 overs (Sasi 32, Sai Krishnan MP 75, Kishan KC 28; MV Swamy 2-39, Arvind 2-38, Nagendra  K 4-43, Tarun Manohar 2-27).

Neptune Cricket Club: 191/7 in 50 overs (Shashank Ganesh 56, Bharath Kumar V 43, Vijaykumar HR 25; SS Sumanth 3-32, Anjan HS 2-29, Prashanth RV 2-40) bt Cavaliers Cricket Club: 160 all out in 43.2 overs (Shashank NV 37, Vijay Kumar 38; D Raghavendra 2-27, Ravi HS 3-36, Arunkumar N 3-26).

Young Lions Club: 84 all out in 23.1 overs (Shivaraj S 34; Kishan R 4-46, Daniel Sequeria 4-18) lt to BEL Colony Recreation Club: 85 for no loss in 19.1 overs (Santosh BM 52 n.o., Ajay G Suresh 32 n.o.).

Viswerswarapuram Cricket Club (2): 243/8 in 45 overs (Skanda Rao 37, Shreehari P Madyalkar 59, Akshay CK 45, K Yere Gowda 38; Anoop 2-32, Amey U Shanbhag 2-52, Shamanth SM 2-49) lt to Jolly Cricketers: 150/6 in 45 overs (Mithesh Madan 34, Nikhil AS 26, Amey U Shanbhag 25 n.o.) (Start of the match was delayed due to overnight rain).