Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Falcon CC, EYL in 3rd Round

Falcon Cricket Club defeated United Forest Cricket Club by 34 runs and Etsutchukha Youth League defeated Star Drift Cricket Club by 37 runs to enter the 3rd round of the ongoing XIII Winter Cricket Challenge, played at local ground, Wokha Friday.
In the first match, Falcon CC set up a huge target of 134 runs with both the openers Chonben Kikon and Amos making 21 runs each. Chonbenthung Humtsoe remained unbeaten on 27 runs.
Abenthung took 3 wickets for United Forest.
In reply, United Forest CC were bowled out for 98 runs in the 17.3 overs. Only two batsmen Zubenthung Patton (24) and Mhontung (14) reached double figures.
Chonbenthung Humtsoe, who also claimed a wicket, was adjudged the Man of the Match.
In the second encounter, EYL set up victory target of 117 with Tsenpon Murry top scoring 28 runs and James 18 runs for the team total.
Zubenthung claimed 3 wickets while Nchumthung took 2 wickets for Star Drift.
Chasing the target Star Drift were off to a good start with the openers putting up 35 runs.
But with a tight bowling led by Alam 5 for 13, the Star Drift were bowled out for 80 runs in the 19.5 overs. Murithung Murry was the highest scorer with 30 runs. Alam was adjudged the man of the match.
Today’s Matches
1st match : Hurricanes Vs Dirty Dozen
2nd match : Spark Vs KP Den

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