SAJEEV steers Maxitech to victory
MUSCAT: A match-winning all-round show by Sajeev Sathyanandan saw Maxitech International to an 8-wicket win over Sketch International in an H Division game at OAC III ground in Al Seeb.
Sajeev first bowled beautifully, taking two wickets for 24 in his spell as his side dismissed Sketch International for 146 in 20 overs.
He was later instrumental in Maxitech winning the game comfortably in 13.1 overs, scoring a hurricane 77 off 38 balls.
Requiring 166 to win, Danmark raced to the target in the 16th over, scoring 168 without loss with Johan notching up 116 off 64 balls. Fellow opener Doresh Devender scored 40 not out off 28. Azam Ali and Jayesh Anil bagged two each. Chahel led the chase with a 60-ball 70 while Ankith scored an unbeaten 41 off 37 as ISM achieved the target in the 25th overs, losing only two wickets. GYAN, SAAMI HELP MCCC ‘A’
TO BIG WIN In an Under-13 League match, MCCC ‘A’ inflicted a heavy defeat on Bowsher Olympic Centre (BOC), thanks to sterling performances by Gyan Ganesh Banja, Saami Kabir Khan and Arjunsuresh Dhiman at Muscat Municipality ground 1 on Friday. Batting first, MCCC ‘A’ piled up a huge 243 for 1 in 20 overs with each of its top three batsmen making a huge impression. Gyan remained unbeaten at 88 off 56 ball, Saami scored a stylish 69 off 45, while Arjunsuresh hit a swashbuckling 62 off 27 balls. Facing a daunting task, BOC folded up for just 67 in 14 overs. Saami and Aadhithya Ramaswamy led the bowling honours, taking two wickets each.