Saif’s ten destroy National Athletic in second division play-off
4th April 2017
MD. Saif bagged 10 for 28 to hand Ariadaha Sporting a win against National Athletic in a low scoring second division play-off match today at Maidan. Chasing Ariadaha’s 136, National Athletic folded at 99 within 20 overs.
“We can out to defend a low total in a track that would support the spinners. The ball was turning. I made sure of taking advantage of the wicket and make the batsmen out as quickly as possible.”
“It was an important match for us. We desperately needed a win. I bowled in the right areas, making life tough for the batsmen. It feels good when your team wins a match for you,” he added.
“I have been playing well throughout this season, maintaining form in a consistent basis. I wish to play for Bengal in future” concluded the 21 years old.
On the other hand, while Gourav Mondal's 119 off 183 balls helped Ameture Cricket Club make 357 in 75.3 overs, against Measures, Cricket Club of Dhakuria scored 243 in 69.1 overs, against Behala Friends.
Among the bowlers in few other matches, Wriddhiman Mallick and SK Ajharuddin took 6 and 5 wickets respectively for their respective sides.
Second division championship playoff match
Behala Friends Union club vs cricket club of Dhakuria
Cricket club of Dhakuria 243/10 in 69.1 over
Behala Friends Union club 22/0 in 11 overs
Ariadaha Sporting Club vs national Athletic Club
Ariadaha Sporting Club 136/10 in 46 overs
National Athletic Club 99/10 in 20
Measurers Club vs ameture Cricket Club
Ameture Cricket Club 357/10 in 75.3 over
Measurers club 37/2 in 8 overs
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