O’Neil Powell Ton-Up As Conway CC Captures Title O’Neil Powell Ton-Up As Conway CC Captures Title

Here is a summary of games from Southern Connecticut Cricket Association, American Cricket League Championship, Massachusetts State Cricket League, Brooklyn Cricket League, Georgia Supreme Cricket League

Massachusetts State Cricket League Finals
Conway Cricket Club vs Boston Eagles
The Massachusetts State Cricket League finals was contested between Conway Cricket Club and Boston Eagles on Sept. 16, 2018. Eagles won the toss and asked Conway Cricket Club to take first as they posted 310 for 3. Opener O’Neil Powell led the batting with a magnificent 117, his opening partner Danny Clarke missed out on a ton as he fell for 94. Other contributors were Bruce Blackwood 32 and Dennis Evans 27. Bowling for Boston Eagles, Narasimha Challa 8/0/62/3 and Mithun Reddy 4/029/1. Eagles 234 all out, Raghunand Sridhar 40, Joesph Buffonge 33, Suhas Bhan 29, Nisarg Patel 26 and Sanjay Krishnan 20. Bowling for Conway CC, Dennis Evans 8/0/39/3, Bruce Blackwood 7/0/54/3, Donovan Blake 5/0/36/2, Mark Gordon 6/0/46/1. Conway Cricket Club winning by 91 runs.

O'Neil Powell

O’Neil Powell of Conway Cricket Club collects the man-of-the-match award for his brilliant 117, which included five 4s and five 6s. Pictured above is the victorious Conway Cricket Club.

Georgia Supreme Cricket Twenty20
United vs UBA Rattlers
UBA Rattlers posted 157/3 from 20 overs, Antonio Graham 69, Ramone Medwinter 28, Keeble Knight 23, Cleve Lambert 4/1/25/, Ulrick Clark 2/0/20/1, Alex Braidon 3/0/17/1. United 104 all out from 19.2 overs, Shaheen Gopaul 40 and Solomon Muselin 32, Ramone Medwinter 4/1/8/3 and Tyrone Gayle 2.2/0/14/2. UBA Rattlers won by 53 runs.

CSC 84 for 5 from 12 overs, Antoine Stephens 54, Kemar Parchment 3/0/19/2. ASSC 85 for 1 from 6 overs, Orande Pearson 60 not out. ASSC won by 9 wickets.

Tropical vs Vibes SC
Tropical 101 for 7 from 20 overs, David Hoilette 22, Ismeal Parchment 4/0/21/2, Evroy Dyer 4/016/2. Vibes SC 107/6 from 17 overs, Ismeal Parchment 27 not out, Ryan Wong 4/0/12/3 and Adsyl Hutson 4/0/18/2. Vibes SC won by 3 wickets.

Brooklyn Cricket league Twenty20
Middlesex vs Royal Challengers Brooklyn
9/15/2018 at Marine Park C, Middlesex won the toss and asked Royal Challengers Brooklyn (RCB) to take first strike. Royal Challengers Brooklyn made 187 for 3 from 20 overs, Usman Riaz 45, Badar Shabbir 45, Adnan Muhammad 30 not out, and Osama Iqbal 36 not out. Bowling for Middlesex, Rawle Jackman 4/0/30/1, and Mukesh Patel 4/0/35/1. Middlesex 103 for 5 from 20 overs, Anthony Sahadeo top scored with a business like 30, bowling for RCB, Salman Sarfraz 3/0/8/3.

Middlesex vs Emperial
9/16/2018 at Seaview Ave, Middlesex won the toss and elected to take first strike. Openers Anthony Sahadeo and Captain Mark Audain put on 125 runs from 13 overs for the first wicket. Anthony Sahadeo an aggressive 67 (5 x 4s, 5 x 6s), Mark Audain a classical 48 (7 x 4s, 1 x 6), Vice-captain Kavir Singh a quick 20 and Joel Francis was unbeaten on 14. Bowling for Emperial, Dillon Harry 4/0/25/2, Tanvir Sami 4/1/18/1 and Holson Baker 3/0/25/1. Emperial 163 for 7 from 20 overs, Tanvir Sami a brilliant 50 (6 x 4s, 2 x 6s), Holson Baker a quick fire 31, Ashkin Eiko a workman 30. The match came interesting close, Emperial needed 25 runs in 2 overs, Kavir Singh bowled the penultimate over for 5 runs, with 20 runs to get from the last over Captain Mark Audain bowled a brilliant over which went for 5 runs giving Middlesex a victory of 14 runs. Bowling for Middlesex, Kavir Singh 4/0/37/2, Mark Audain 4/0/21/1, Treldon McMillan 4/0/22/1, George Sutherland 3/0/35/1 and Leslie Soleyn 2/0/19/1.

Junoon vs Royal Strikers
9/16/2018 Junoon 137 for 7 from 20 overs, Usman Yousuf 33, Sajid Farid 21, Ghulam Abbas 4/0/25/2. Royal Strikers 66 all out, Aris Arid 4/2/9/5, Rehan Shahid 4/2/5/2, Mohammad Awais 1.3/0/5/1, Shaharyar Mian 3/0/17/1 and Wyne Ahmad 3/1/14/1. Junoon winning by 71 runs.

Junoon vs Eagles
Second knockout Semi-final, Junoon 232 for 5, Syed Haider Ali a magnificent 124 not out, Wyne Ahmad 22, Ali Haider 6/0/27/2. Eagles 180 all out, Muhammad Fiazan 45, Qamar Abbas 32, Waseem Akhtar 32, Syed Haider Ali 6/0/27/3, Shaharyan Mian 6/1/29/3, and Fiasal Ali 6/3/14/2. Junoon winning by 52 runs and will meet Middlesex Cricket Club in the final on 9/29/2018 at Marine Park C.

Salik Iqbal

Salik Iqbal of Panthers. Photo by Shiek Mohamed

American Cricket League Championship
Ardsley vs Panthers
Ardsley 142 all out, H. Lottan 27, R. Hope 24, C. Hills 18, Burhan Saeed 7/1/19/3, Hamza Raja 6.4/1/32/2. Panthers 145 for 5 wickets, Salik Iqbal a magnificent 54, Usman Butta 20, Burhan Saeed 15 not out. Panthers winning by 5 wickets.

Southern Connecticut Cricket Association
New Heaven vs Cavaliers
On 9/16/2018 New Heaven 224 all out, Kenique Morgan a brilliant 103 his maiden century in club cricket, S. Agha 38. Bowling for Cavaliers, Dulston Hemans 8/1/22/3, former Jamaica leg spinner Brian Murphy 4/0/21/2, Richard Miller 7/0/45/2, and C. Samuels 8/0/32/2. Cavaliers 124 for 5 when rain stopped play, Brian Murphy 47 not out, Gareth Matthew 31, Kenique Morgan 2/0/7/1, and Leroy Skeen 5/0/33/1. Result pending.

Report compiled by Mark Audain