Friends United Cricket Club Sunday - 1st XI v United Sports on Sun 01 Jun 2014 at 13:00
Friends United Cricket Club Won by 6 wickets

Match report FRIENDS UNITED CC vs UNITED SPORTS, Middlesex Premier Cricket League, Division – 2, played at BIRBECK AVENUE, GREENFORD on 1st June 2014

Scores: Friends United CC 85/4 (30 overs) beat United Sports 84 all out (34 overs). Friends United won by 6 wickets

After suffering defeat in their previous league game against table toppers Diu Daredevils, Friends United managed to get their league campaign on track as their defeated a good United Sports side, who were playing Division 1 last season. Friends United captain Yogesh Nagpal won the toss under bright sky and choose to bowl and use strong bowling unit.

Ramji Bagoane who is returning from his long injury lay off started very well as he took wicket of dangerous Fahim who has been in runs this season for 0 and then run out Rishi Batra from a straight throw from fine leg boundary with good work from keeper Nirmal. Ramji bowled a superb spell of 2/19 in 7 overs. But real star was Imran Mohammed as he bowled a very good line and length to take 3 wickets for 17 runs in 6 overs and took a blinder at short fine leg. Captain Yogesh then took3 wickets to finish off the inning as United Sports could only score 84 all out as they struggled for runs on unpredictable pitch.

In reply Friends United started with quick runs but then Nirmal Ramgi lost his wicket to inswinger. Dilesh Narotam and Jigar Vassantlal then scored some quick runs but Dilesh lost his wicket in order to up the ante. Ramesh Magan and Jigar then tried to consolidate the inning against some really good bowling by United Sports spinners. They both lost their wickets in quick succession. Piyush Vanraj and Kirit Mohane then finished off the game in 5 overs as they hit required 16 runs to complete the win and claim 20 points. Friends United won by 6 wickets.

Man of The Match: IMRAN MOHAMMED (3 wickets and best catch of the season so far)

United Sports Batting
Player name RunsMB4s6sSR
19w 5b 2lb 
for 10 wickets
84 (32.4 overs)
Rishi Batra run out  (Ramji / Nirmal) 2 5 40.0
Fahim Shahid Mir ct  c. Nirmal b. Ramji Bagoane 0 3 0
Jignesh Patel b  b. Ramji Bagoane 2 16 12.50
Shail Shah ct  c. Nirmal b. Imran Mohammed 12 35 1 34.29
Kartik Vyas ct  c. Nirmal b. Imran Mohammed 4 27 14.81
Naresh Patel ct  c. Nirmal b. Imran Mohammed 1 21 4.76
Sanjay Sharma run out  (Ramesh / Nirmal) 11 38 1 28.95
Imran Ismail ct  c. Jigar b. Yogesh Nagpal 9 21 42.86
Saad Malik ct  c. Imran b. Yogesh Nagpal 10 18 1 55.56
Jayanti Patel ct  c. Piyush b. Yogesh Nagpal 3 10 30.0
Kalpit V Not Out  4 6 1 66.67

Friends United Cricket Club Sunday - 1st XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Ramji Bagoane7.001929.502.71
Kirit Mohane4.001600.004.00
Nilesh Lacmane6.011300.002.17
Imran Mohammed6.001735.672.83
Dinesh Carsane4.021000.002.50
Yogesh Nagpal5.42933.001.59

Friends United Cricket Club Sunday - 1st XI Batting
Player Name RMB4s6sSRCatchesStumpingsRun outs
1nb 7w 5b  
for 4 wickets

(30.2 overs)
Nirmal Ramgi b  b. Saad Malik 8 11 72.73 4
Jigar Vassantlal b  b. Kalpit V 19 55 34.55 1
Dilesh Narotam ct  c. Kalpit b. Saad Malik 15 22 2 68.18
Ramesh Magan lbw  b. Kalpit V 11 56 19.64 1
Piyush Vanraj Not Out  8 16 1 50.0 1
Kirit Mohane Not Out  11 11 1 100
Ramji Bagoane   1
Imran Mohammed   1
Dinesh Carsane  
Nilesh Lacmane  
Yogesh Nagpal  

United Sports Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Saad Malik7.0027213.503.86
Imran Ismail6.011900.003.17
Jayanti Patel7.02900.001.29
Kartik Vyas4.01700.001.75
Kalpit Vyas6.421728.502.55

  • Umpire :
    Ray Angra & Richard Dowling
  • Scorer :