Khan among the wickets again
 

Guyana Times article.

Georgetown, Guyana - No. 70 M.Y.O, Cotton Tree, No. 71 and Young Warriors advanced to the semi-final of the New Building Society Second Division 40-Over cricket competition in Berbice after they won their respective quarter-final matches.

No. 70 M.Y.O made 203 for 8 in 40 overs against Rainbow Generation who were then bowled out for 108 in reply with 47-year-old off-spinner Mahmood Khan taking 6 for 13 from 7.5 overs. Khan had recorded the best bowling figures in the competition when he took 7 for 11 in an earlier match against No. 69 Vikings.

The Gafoor brothers, Roshan and Nashad, hit 58 and 57 respectively to steer Cotton Tree Die Hard to 220 in 34.5 overs against Baracara United that fell short by 48 runs despite Onel Joseph’s 54 and Rashleigh Caesar’s 48. Medium pacer Afzal Haroon took 4 for 34.

Afraz Mohamed slammed 62 for No. 71 in their score of 203 from 32.3 overs against Skeldon Community Centre who in reply could only reach 193 for 7 in their 33 overs; Darshanan Chaliter made 50 and Sydney Jackman Jr, 47.

Young Warriors had to thank their former Berbice all-rounder Anil Beharry whose left-arm spin bowled them to victory over Kortheberaadt Seventh Day Adventist.

In summarised scores:

At Seafield, No.70 M.Y.O beat Rainbow Generation by 95. No.70 M.Y.O 203 for 8 in 40 overs with Alim Khan 42, Areef Khan 35, Mahmood Khan 34 not out, Ahmad Khan 27 and Dunston Cummings 2 for 38. Rainbow Generation 108 in 25.5 overs with Wayne Fraser 25, Zamin Archibald 26, Mahmood Khan 6 for 13, Azarudeen Mohamed 2 for 21 and Ahmad Khan 2 for 39.

At Cotton Tree, Cotton Tree Die hard beat Baracara United by 48 runs. Cotton Tree Die Hard 220 in 34.5 overs with Roshan Gaffoor 58, Nashad Gaffoor 57, Pooran Persaud 24, Kevon Joseph 4 for 26, Morton Amsterdam 2 for 27. Baracara United 172 in 25.5. overs with Onel Joseph 54, Rashleigh Caesor 48, Afzal Haroon 4 for 34 and Pooran Persaud 3 for 29.

At No.71, No. 71 beat Skeldon Community Centre by 10 runs. No. 71 203 in 32.3 overs with Afraz Mohamed 62, Nazim Mohamed 40, Victor Pedro 3 for 35, Jamiel Jackman 3 for 35 and Gajendra Nauth 2 for 48. Skeldon Community Centre 193 for 7 in 33 overs with Darshanan Chaliter 50, Sydney Jackman jnr 47, Gajendra Nauth 25, Deoprakash Ramdat 3 for 32, Nazim Mohamed 2 for 37 and Navin Vincent 2 for 47.

At Cumberland, Young Warriors beat Kortheberaadt Seventh Day Adventist by 23 runs. Young Warriors 171 in 36 overs with Rudolph Baker 32, Travis Campbell 3 for 14, Willburgh 3 for 29, Mark Sampson 2 for 25 and Osmond Gilead 2 for 33. Kortheberaadt Seventh Day Adventist 149 in 37 overs with Quincy DeVelde 33, Mark Sampson 25 not out, Anil Beharry 4 for 18 and Hubern Evans 2 for 33.

First Published In The Guyana Times.

Date: 
Wed, 12/11/2013 - 05:07

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