United CC v Friends United Cricket Club Sunday - 1st XI on Sun 26 May 2013 at 13:00
Friends United Cricket Club Won by 9 wickets

Match report Friends United first time won a 1st round cup game in 3 season as they defeated a good United CC side in one sided contest at Ealing Central Sports Ground.

MPCL debutant team United CC won the toss on hot and sunny day and decided to bat first on dry wicket. Friends United bowlers started well by removing their opener in 4th over who was caught by Nirmal Ramgi and bowler was Ramesh Magan but there on it was struggle to get wickets early on. Friends United did manage to keep run rate down as United CC’s bowlers couldn’t score freely. In 9th over United CC other opener Prem Patwal was superbly run out by Ramesh Magan from a direct throw from boundary. Sunny who has been in terrific form for United CC was on the crease next and he tried to impose himself on the bowlers by coming out of the crease and hitting some lovely shots but Friends United’s fielding was up to the mark. Friends United captain Yogesh Nagpal decided to bring on Jalpesh Vijay to try and get Sunny out and he was successful in his first over and Sunny was given LBW and then on Jalpesh Vijay took centre stage as he took 6 wickets to take out United CC’s middle order. From other end captain Yogesh Nagpal bowled superbly to take 2/17 in 9 overs. Jalpesh Vijay finishes with figure of 6/26 in 8.3 overs. United CC were bowled out for 97 in 37.3 overs.

In reply Friends United did make good start but lost opener Piyush Vanraj to a superb catch in slip by Sunny. But other opener Nirmal Ramgi (39 runs) and Ramesh Magan (53 runs from 45 balls) sealed the chase in 18.1 overs. Friends United completed a dominant 9 wicket victory to move to second round of knockout competition where they will face Division 1 leader Sri Lankan Cavaliers.

Man of The Match: Jalpesh Vijay (photo is attached)

Match Report: Piyush Vanraj

United CC Batting
Player name RunsMB4s6sSR
1nb 19w 2lb 
for 10 wickets
97 (37.3 overs)
Sudhir Bulwan ct  Nirmal b. Ramesh Magan 5 9 1 55.56
Prem Patwal run out  (Ramji Bagoane) 6 34 17.65
Frasley Coutinho b  Yogesh Nagpal 30 83 2 36.14
Harpreet Sunny lbw  Jalpesh Vijay 5 8 1 62.50
Anish Patwal b  Yogesh Nagpal 4 20 20.0
Jagdish Ray b  Jalpesh Vijay 5 6 1 83.33
Shahzada Bahrami b  Jalpesh Vijay 9 6 1 150.0
Nihil Bica b  Jalpesh Vijay 6 36 16.67
Yusuf Osman b  Jalpesh Vijay 4 15 26.67
Rezaul Rasel Not Out  1 8 12.50
Anil Bist ct  Hilpesh b. Jalpesh Vijay 0 1 0

Friends United Cricket Club Sunday - 1st XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Ramji Bagoane6.011100.001.83
Ramesh Magan4.0115115.003.75
Nikhil Mulgi3.001000.003.33
Dinesh Carsane4.001200.003.00
Jalpesh V Solanki8.312664.333.06
Yogesh Nagpal9.011728.501.89
Vivek Rameshchandra3.01400.001.33

Friends United Cricket Club Sunday - 1st XI Batting
Player Name RMB4s6sSRCatchesStumpingsRun outs
3w 3b  
for 1 wickets

(18.1 overs)
Nirmal Ramgi Not Out  39 50 4 78.00 1
Piyush Vanraj ct  Harpreet b. Yusuf Osman 3 10 30.0
Ramesh Magan Not Out  53 48 7 2 110.42
Jalpesh V Solanki  
Vivek Rameshchandra  
Sejil Ramniclal  
Hilpesh Pravincumar   1
Yogesh Nagpal  
Nikhil Mulgi  
Dinesh Carsane  
Ramji Bagoane   1

United CC Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Yusuf Osman6.0220120.003.33
Rezaul Rasel2.102200.0010.15
Shahzada Bahrami5.002900.005.80
Jagdish Ray2.001100.005.50
Anil Bist3.001600.005.33

  • Umpire :
    Shashi Patel
  • Scorer :