Subhash Modi reports on the Nairobi
Cricket Invitational League - Division I - Kongonis B Vs Ngara B
Sunday the 14th. July, 2019.
In the ongoing Nairobi
Invitational Cricket League Division I 20/20 , Ngara Sports beat
the hosts Kenya Kongonis Club by four wickets on sunday
afternoon at one of the oldest, scenic, and prestigious Nairobi
Club (Founded in 1901).
The match was officiated by Subhash Modi, Aman Patel and Vraj
The scorers were Annah Nanjala (Kongonis and East African
Cricket (Foundation) Development)
The match was played in good spirit. It started at 2.00 p.m.
and ended at 5.15 p.m.
Groundsman: Jackson and his team were good and co-operative.
Brief Result - Captain of Kenya Kongonis Cricket Club won the
toss and elected to bat first.
Kongonis scored 106 for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs
thanks to a fine captainship and impressive knock by Alton Rego
(44) supported by Newton Muthee (22 not out) and Badal Patel
Bowling honours were shared by Siddharth Patel 2/16, Piyush
Patel 2/21, Piyush Patel 1/21 and Captain Altaf Sheikh 1/23.
In reply, Ngara Sports Club scored the required runs - 107
for the loss of 6 wickets in 18.1 overs. Manthan Joshi a
brilliant match match winning knock of 48 and was ably supported
by Piyush Patel (18) and Altaf Sheikh(12).
Johan Beukes 2/16, Darshit Patel 1/20, Badal Patel 1/28 and
George Kuria 1/26 were successful bowlers for Kongonis.