CATALUYNA TROUNCE MUNICH CC BY 240 RUNS
Munich CC won the toss and the Munich skipper chose to bowl first. The match started at 11.30 am. The opening pair for Catalunya CC started slowly against their Bavarian rivals but a couple of good shots by Shafique Ali gave the home side some impetus. A quick fire 23 off 20 balls helped the home side to the start they wanted but a second wicket fell when Gurmeet Singh was caught at slip for 8 runs.
Nissar Ahmed, who recently made his debut for the Spanish national side made a telling half century and then the fireworks really started when Kulwant Singh came into bat. He scored a fantastic 100 before being bowled by C Hoffs.
Safaraz also chipped in with an impressive 73 and with 39 extras the final score for the Catalans was 322 for 6.
After a nice lunch organized by Catalunya CC the second innings started.
Again good team work from Cataluya CC was shown on the field, with some excelent feilding and the bowling attack did not allow the visiting side to build any formidable partnerships, Sarafraz and Imran Mattu took 3 wickets each and limited the visiting side to only 82 runs all out.
At the presentation Mr Robert Masih the president of Catalunya region thanked Munich CC for their visit to Catalunya. Cataluyna welcome any the touring sides who wish to come to play at Barcelona.
Soon there will have at least two cricket grounds in Catalunya, and we will offer a good level of cricket to all touring sides, Mr Robert Masih said at the presentation.
He especially paid tribute to Munich CC for coming to Catalunya. a gesture which was reciprocated bythe skipper of Munich CC who alsoo thanked Catalunya CC for organizing such a good event. Finally Robert Masih presented trophies to both teams to officially end the cricketing side of the tour for the Munich team.
|Cataluna CC Vs Munich CC|
|1-Innings Match Played At , 24-abr-2010,|
|Cataluna CC Win by 240 runs|
|Toss won by||Munich CC|
|Player / Match||ccc:Sarfaraz, Newaz|
|Cataluna CC 1st Innings 322/6 Closed (Overs 40)|
|Atique||c ?||b Rabbani,M||4||3||0||0|
|Shafique,A+||c ?||b Hoffs,C||23||20||2||1|
|Gurmeet,S||c Abhishekh,K||b Hoffs,C||8||8||1||0|
|Sarfaraz,N||c ?||b Jon,W||73||60||8||1|
|extras||(b10 lb3 w21 nb5)||39|
|TOTAL||6 wickets for||322|
|1-4 2-25 3-54 4-122 5-274 6-303|
|Munich CC 1st Innings 82/10 All Out (Overs 33.2)|
|Jon,W||c Shafique,A||b Sarfaraz,N||12||27||1||0|
|Abhishekh,K||c Kulwant,S||b Imran,M||0||2||0||0|
|Imran,I||c ?||b Goldi,J||16||39||1||0|
|extras||(b0 lb1 w4 nb0)||5|
|TOTAL||10 wickets for||82|
|1-5 2-34 3-39 4-51 5-52 6-52 7-53 8-64 9-77 10-82|
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