Vijay T-20 cricket league 2103 -Lakstars outplay Vijay ‘B’


The Lakstars team 

The only batsman who scored double digits is Balvindra, scoring 14 before Nadisha ran him out. All Lakstars bowlers did well, especially the trio of internationals – Dharma, Sohan and Janaka – who showed their class. They were very well supported by Sampath.

All the bowlers accounted in the wicket column, Janaka took 3, while Seychelles leggy Sohan and Sampath shared 4 wickets.

In reply, some very solid and sensible batting effort by Seychelles international wicket keeper Aruna took them home with 10 overs to spare. His opening partner, Seychelles international player Janaka, made run a ball 16 with the help of 3 boundaries before he was bowled by Ibharam.

Then Nilan joined Aruna and took Lakstars to a 9-wicket victory. Aruna remained unbeaten on 27 from 29 balls (5X4).

Summary: Vijay ‘B’ – 53 all out (Balvindra – 14, Janaka 3 for 6, Sampath 2 for 3, Sohan 2 for 17) lost to  Lakstars – 54 for 1 in 10 overs(Aruna 27 Not Out , Janka 16)

Arctic Turn overcome Patel Youth’s challenge in thrillerArctic Turn all-rounder Vijesh G scored the first fifty of the tournament

After winning the toss, Patel Youth lost their openers early before Hitesh and Paresh steadied their inning with a 40-run partnership.
Jaffer gave the breakthrough for Artic Turn by taking Hitesh’s wicket. Paresh continued his aggressive approach and scored 35 runs from 26 balls with 2 sixes and 4 boundaries. Later he was bowled by Seychelles international pace man Rajiv.

Patel Youth were bowled out in 19th over for 123 runs, Paresh J and Vijesh chipped in with 13 and 14 respectively.

Hari was the most successful bowler for Arctic Turn taking 3 wickets and was supported by Rajiv and Vijesh with 2 wickets each.

Arctic Turn started their chase with the loss of three early wickets, Dharmesh and Divesh sharing the three wickets. Wicket keeper batman Sanjay Kunder counter-attacked with big blows, scoring 10 (1X6, 1X4) runs before he was trapped leg before in the bowling of Nitin.

Then Arctic Turn’s most promising all-rounder Vijesh G came into the middle and took the chase on his shoulders with the support of Bhupesh. Vijesh G scored the first fifty of the tournament from 36 balls with the help of 8 boundaries and 2 sixes. From 34 for 7, Vijesh G took Artic Turn to victory.

Bhupesh made run a ball 19 and gave sensible support to Vijesh G by giving back the strike. The stand was broken by Dharmesh who took the wicket of Vijesh G.
Then Rajiv joined Bhupesh and saw them home without any further damage with 2 balls to spare.

Summary: Patel Youth – 123 all out (Paresh 35, Hithesh 17, Hari 3 for 21, Rajiv 2 for 21, Vijesh G 2 for 7) lost to  Arctic Turn – 124 for 8 in 19.4 overs (Vijesh G 51, Bhupesh 19*, Dharmesh 3 for 24, Nitin 2 for 16)

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