Shubho Sarkar’s all-round efforts and support from Rakesh Gowda help Senayan CC pull off a nail-biting win over Challengers

On a long weekend when Jakarta roads were quite empty, there was plenty of action on the Cricket grounds with 5 games of the Texmoda JCA league being played out. Friday’s game between Senayan and Challengers was the most nail biting of them all with Senayan prevailing by a whisker. Challengers won the toss and elected to bat on a …

A last ball four results in the game between Senayan CC & TKCC Royals ending in a dramatic tie, the first in this season

In a dramatic twist, Senayan CC managed to claw back from a losing position to tie their game versus TKCC Royals, thus recording the first tied game of this season in the Texmoda JCA league. Mukesh Khetan’s double strike in his first over itself meant that Senayan CC was off to a shaky start. Viraj Bhammar, who has been searching …

Rakesh Gowda bludgeons TKCC Royals bowling to give Senayan CC a comfortable win

SCORECARD This weekend saw fairly one-sided contests in the Texmoda JCA league as teams won with comfortable margins. Senayan CC took on TKCC Royals in a 35 overs encounter on Saturday. TKCC Royals would have enjoyed their start as they had Senayan CC on the ropes early after putting them in to bat. Amar Kapadia steadied the wavering Senayan ship …

Shubho Sarkar’s mature knock anchors Senayan CC’s win over Jakarta Barbarians in the marquee clash of the week

Scorecard Jakarta Barbarians took on Senayan CC in a marquee clash on Sunday and Viraj Bhammar got things off to a brisk start for Senayan. Desandri Candil Saputra bowled well to bottle up one end but the bowlers at the other end leaked runs and when Viraj fell, Senayan were well placed at 88 in 11 overs. Senayan’s only centurion …

Debutants Harmeet Singh & Saurabh Sudhir shine in Emerio’s upset win over Senayan CC, their first win of the season

Click for Scorecard In the lone 35 overs game of the weekend, Emerio CC caused an upset of sorts by comfortably beating Senayan CC by 6 wickets at Karawaci. Senayan CC lost the big guns Faisal & Viraj early after electing to bat first. Rakesh & Parag strung together a small recovery, but the debutant Harmeet Singh struck thrice to …

Kirubasankar shines once again in Metro Indians’ comfortable win over Senayan CC in their T20 game on Sunday

Click for Scorecard After being put in to bat, Senayan CC kept the scoreboard ticking, but in the process ended up losing way too many wickets and were staring down the barrel at 86 for 7 after 15 overs. A fine rear-guard fightback by the Kapadia brothers, however ensured that Senayan reached 142, a competitive total. Sakthi Narayanan, Kirubasankar & …

Amrit’s magnificent 125 not out (of 70 balls) provides the ‘nectar’ for Senayan CC’s win over WISCI in the clash of the titans this Sunday

Click for Scorecard WISCI Wanderers took on Senayan CC in a top of the table clash among the top two teams of last year’s league. With two centurions & more than 500 runs scored in a day, the match did live up to its top-billing and ended up being one of the best games of cricket seen recently in the …

Jakarta’s Inziman, Faisal Hashmi, blasts Senayan CC to a comfortable win over WPP India XI in their T20 clash

Click for Scorecard Senayan CC, last season’s Champions Cup winners took on the strong WPP India XI in a much-anticipated T20 clash on Sunday. WPP India XI would have been very pleased when they got the dangerous Viraj Bhammar out early. The bowlers also chipped away with wickets and Senayan were 90 for 4 in the 14th over. The next …

The Bandung express Jibu Chacko’s searing spell derails Challengers CC’s challenge in the Champions Cup finals

The 2016-17 season of Jakarta Cricket Association drew to a close this Sunday, with Yadavas Senayan CC winning the Texmoda JCA Champions Cup after a one-sided win over Challengers CC at the Cibubur cricket ground. The Champions Cup featured the top 3 sides of Division 1 and the top Division 2 side facing off to determine the overall Champion of …

Gritty performances by Muhaddis & Anjar Tadarus takes Yadavas Senayan CC to a tight win over WISCI Wanderers in the Texmoda JCA Champions Cup playoffs

The JCA champions cup featuring the top 4 teams of the league kicked off this weekend with two very close games. Yadavas Senayan CC beat WISCI Wanderers to move directly into the Champions Cup finals, while Challengers CC overcame Metro Indians to move into the next round where they play WISCI Wanderers to fight for a slot in the finals. …

Congratulations to the boys from Jawa Barat for winning the Bali International 6s tournament after beating DKI Tigers

The boys from Jawa Barat overcame their Yadavas compatriots, DKI Tigers to win this year’s Bali International 6s cricket tournament organized by Persatuan Cricket Indonesia. Benefiting from the training & experience they get by playing in the JCA league, they dominated the opening rounds to set-up the finals clash. In a reflection of the rising popularity of cricket in Indonesia, …

Mature, fighting knocks from Gamantika & Lucky Kusuma guide Yadavas Senayan CC to a hard-fought win over Menara CC

Click for Scorecard The senior Yadavas side took on Menara CC in what they would have expected to be a relatively easy game. However, Menara CC were not going to give without a fight. Their openers Ishaq Khan & Deepak Khullar started things off well, but the introduction of Manbhir Singh & Lucky Kusuma, sparked of a collapse and yet …

Viraj Bhammar’s unbeaten ton with support from Gamantika & Manbhir Singh help Yadavas Senayan CC script a big win to roar back to top of the Division 1 table

Click for scorecard The see-saw battle for top of Division honors got even more intense as Yadavas Senayan CC reclaimed top spot with a big win over PHM Jaguar CC this weekend. Electing to bat first with the intent of enhancing their Net Run rate, Yadavas Senayan kept their foot on the runs pedal right from the start. All their …

Kirubasankar’s patient ton and 5 wicket hauls by both Rakhita & Murali Govindasamy gives Metro Indians a huge win over Yadavas Senayan CC in their 35 overs clash on Tuesday

Yadavas Senayan CC needed to win their next game against Metro Indians to go back on top of Division 1, but Kirubasankar had other ideas. His patient ton, where he virtually carried his bat and some good support from Murali gave Metro Indians a strong score of 218 in 35 overs. The tall Rakhita then rattled the Senayan CC top …

Muhaddis & Gamantika with support from Manbhir & Raj Kapadia ensure Yadavas Senayan CC prevail over TKCC Royals in a rain-shortened T20 game on Sunday

Yadavas Senayan CC who are in the midst of a hectic battle for Division 1 honors, had a mixed weekend winning one and losing their second game. Indonesian national team stars dominated the batting as Senayan CC put up a very strong 187 in their T20 game against TKCC Royals. Muhaddis & Gamantika were the highest contributors in knocks that …

Yadavas Senayan CC pip WPP India XI on the back of great performances by Chetan & Gamantika and despite a super-human knock by Pallav Malhotra

In the marquee clash of the weekend, WPP India XI would have been happy to dismiss Viraj Bhammar early in the innings. But his dismissal, got together the Singapore captain, Chetan Suryawanshi & the Indonesian captain, Gamantika Kadek who counter-attacked well and ensured Yadavas Senayan CC put up a big score of 168 in their 20 overs. Though, they took …