Kanbis Sports Club won the finals of the 14th.
Edition of Shree Cutchi Leva Patel Samaj Six A Side Cricket
Tournament under the Banners of Nairobi Provincial Cricket
Tournament while Ngara Sports Club emerged as the winners of the
Plate Event on saturday at the Samaj Cricket Ground on saturday
afternoon, writes SUBHASH MODI.
The main tournament
which was participated by 20 teams, including a team from
Mombasa was sponsored by Tile & Carpet and Dura Coat (Ask the
Experts) while the junior tournament which was played earlier
was sponsored by Ndovu Cement.
The Finals were officiated by Kenya Umpires Isaac
Oyieko,Shanti Patel and Subhash Modi while the Scorers were
Brenda Mogosu and Lydiah Kaparo.
In the Plate Finals, Samaj Cutchi School won the toss and put
Ngara into bat first. Ngara scored 52 for the loss of 4 wickets
in 5 overs.
(Manthan Joshi 15 and Kishan Patel 10). Pankaj Bhudia 1/9.
In reply Samaj Cutchi managed to score 41 for the loss of 3
wickets in 5 overs.
(Harshit Vekaria 17, Rohan Kerai 10) Shubh Patel 1/1. Ngara
Sports Club won by 11 runs.
In the Finals of the Main Event, Kanbis who won the toss
elected to bat first against SCLPS and put up a big total of 89
runs in 5 overs thanks to the entertaining knocks of Nelson
Odhiambo 18, Rakep Patel 18 and Dhiren Gondaria 17. Arpit
In reply, SCLPS scored 45 for the loss of 3 wickets in 5
(Arpit Bhatewara 17, Nelson Odhiambo 2/10 and Sachin Bhudia
Kanbis won by 44 runs.
After the Match, Rajesh Bhudia tactful captain of Kanbis
Sports Club said he was delighted with his team's brilliant
performance as they played very hard and as a team throughout
He was proud to say that his magnificent team has won 12
times out of 14 outings and he wants to see with the support of
his team management that the upcoming youngsters get good
exposures and much needed exposures.
Kanbis Sports Club which is one of the best and the finest
teams in East Africa are always keen on encouraging younger
generation as they are the future stars of the club and the
Both the founders of the Tournament namely Lalji Bhudia and
Shanti Patel praised the continued support of the Sponsors and
gave due credit to the organizing team for good work towards the
success of the tournament.
They were also pleased to see the tournament was played in