Junior Challenge U12 - Match Summery for 04th & 05th Nov 2016
Desert Cubs Junior Challenge Under 12 Cricket Tournament kicked off last Friday at Sharjah English School and this is the 5th consecutive year that we have organized this tournament and has gone from strength to strength during this period. All the captains posed for a photograph with the trophy before the start of the tournament.
The first match was between DCCA Lions Vs. DCCA Eagles where DCCA Eagles managed to register a comfortable 8 wicket win in the opening encounter. DCCA Lions batted first and were all out for 124 runs in 27.4 overs. Tanishq Babu top scored for Lions with 18 runs. DCCA Eagles chased the target with 126 runs for loss of only two wickets in 26.1 overs. Captain of Eagles team Anshul Kaith led from the front to take 3 wickets for 11 runs and scoring 14 runs. He was adjudged player of the match. Tanay Rathod top scored for Eagles with 16 not out.
In the other encounter on Saturday, DCCA Tigers won by 16 runs in their game against DCCA Jaguars. Tigers batting first were all out for 202 runs in the 33rd over and Jaguars fell short of 16 runs to be all out for 186 runs in 33.1 overs. Pooshank Sharma scored an impressive 37 not out for Tigers who was adjudged player of the match. Irtaza Mehdi and Harsh Desai took 2 wickets each for Jaguars. For Jaguars, Haren Shetty who led the side in the absence of their skipper Aayaam Verma was unbeaten on 48 runs. Shaantanu Pagarani took 2 wickets for 8 runs for Tigers.
Please find attached points table and match schedule for the forthcoming weekend for your reference.