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 …

Maneesh Tripathi’s all-round performance guides TKCC Royals to a fighting win over Challengers CC in their T20 game

SCORECARD TKCC Royals extended their winning streak with a comfortable win over Challengers CC in the final T20 game of the weekend. Challengers CC must have rued their decision to bowl first as the TKCC openers Maneesh Tripathi & Ramesh Kalyan got things off to a solid start as they put on a 78 run opening stand. TKCC would have …

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 …

Tripathi & Ramesh help TKCC Royals upset Metro Indians in a rain-shortened T20 game at Cibubur

Click for Scorecard Metro Indians took on TKCC Royals in the first of two T20 games of the week at Cibubur and their strong top order once again did a fine job as Kirubasankar with yet another Fifty, anchored partnerships with Sakthi & Dhanasekaran. However, once Swaroop Chavan got rid of the dangerous Kiruba, the others couldn’t accelerate well enough …

Rain plays spoil-sport as match abandoned after Naresh Gupta & Vinayak had set up a good total for WISCI against TKCC

The last game of the weekend saw last year’s Division 1 winners, WISCI Wanderers take on TKCC Royals in a T20 clash. Naresh Gupta returned to form with a blazing Fifty to get WISCI off to a brisk start. Syed Naqvi struck with a couple of wickets, but the in-form Vinayak Sasitharan & David Holme scored briskly to take WISCI …

Mehdi, Vivek Nair & Ben Burgess were all on song in Jakarta Barbarians’ defeat of TKCC Royals

Click for Scorecard Jakarta Barbarians’ bowling was on song after they had put TKCC Royals in to bat. Mehdi rattled the stumps twice with movement of the seam, while Vivek Nair mixed it up beautifully to account for the top order. Amidst this mayhem, Mukesh Khetan stood out for both his calm and his impeccable timing as he stroked a …

A fighting knock by Rajesh Santharaman and a knock-out spell by Mukesh Khetan help TKCC Royals beat Challengers CC

Bowlers dominated this weekend’s Texmoda JCA league games as Lindsay Wood, Nitin Joshi & Jaganathan Krishnan bagged 5 wicket hauls in their games. After being put in to bat, TKCC Royals lost their top order quickly to the pace of Satheesh Kumar, but a splendid counter-attacking knock by Rajesh Santharaman in partnerships with Poonam Bumb & Nitin Asija pulled things …

Neeraj Chaddha’s blistering 50 and great spells from Swaroop, Mukesh & Surya take TKCC Royals to a big win over WPP India XI and keep them in the hunt for Champions Cup slot

Click for Scorecard TKCC Royals battled WPP India XI in a fight for the 3rd spot in Division 1 and a place in the Champions cup, in their T20 game at GMIS ground. Swaroop Chavan got rid of the WPP India XI openers early and when Mukesh Khetan castled the dangerous Pallav Malhotra, TKCC were right on top. Dhiraj Nagpal …

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 …

Rakshan Rai once again plays a big role in taking TKCC Royals to a comfortable win over PHM Jaguar CC on 19th February

Jaguar CC’s batting woes continued as they just couldn’t string together bigger partnerships when they batted first against TKCC Royals. Swaroop Chavan initially and Mukesh Khetan towards the end of the innings, were the destroyers-in-chief for TKCC with good support from all the other bowlers. Riaz Hyder put on 42 runs, but no one else contributed significantly as Jaguars could …

Govind Sodani & Surendran Chandramohan star as WISCI pull off a last-over thriller against TKCC Royals

Meanwhile, bowlers dominated the action this weekend in the Texmoda JCA League resulting in two low scoring games that went down to the wire. Govind Sodani got WISCI off to a great start with a wicket off the first ball. He followed it with two more wickets to have TKCC Royals in early trouble. Surendran Chandramohan then, castled 3 batsmen …

Opponents would be seeking ‘Raksha’ from the Rakshesh duo of Rakshan-Rakesh as they combined well once again to take TKCC to a comfortable win over Menara CC

The Rakshan & Rakesh show was on once again this weekend and they ensured there was no R&R for Menara CC as TKCC Royals comfortably won the contest. The Menara batting finally clicked with Harish Tiwari & Ishaq Muhammad playing aggressively while Prakash Kewlani held the other end up. Menara would have been reasonably pleased with reaching 167 in their …

Rakshan Rai (110) & Rakesh Gowda (76) stitch together a fantastic counter-attacking fightback to give TKCC Royals an upset win over WPP India XI

It was Rakshan Rai’s turn to show his class as he hit a fabulous, counter-attacking ton to take his team TKCC Royals to an upset win over WPP India XI. WPP India XI started well with their bowlers, Kishore Gunwani, Arun Rajain & Gaurang Kapadia taking 2 wickets apiece to have TKCC struggling at 71 for 6 wickets. Rakesh Gowda …

Vivek Nair’s superb all-round efforts with help from Ben Burgess & Desandri help Jakarta Barbarians crush TKCC Royals by 49 runs in their T20 game

Jakarta Barbarians comfortably beat a struggling TKCC Royals in the sole Division 1 game of the weekend. The supremely consistent Ben Burgess (47) & Vivek Nair (47) once again clicked for the Barbarians as they put on 87 runs for the 3rd wicket after the loss of two early wickets. When Vivek fell at the score of 102, his team …

Amrithanand Mandook’s patient 34 & Anjar Tadarus’ fabulous bowling gives Yadavas Senayan CC a comfortable win over TKCC Royals

Yadavas Senayan CC recovered well from their loss last weekend to very comfortably beat a strong TKCC Royals team by 6 wickets in their 35 overs game this Sunday. After being put in to bat, TKCC Royals just couldn’t string together partnerships. Raj Kapadia (2/26) broke the back of their batting by getting rid of both Maneesh & Rakshan in …

Neeraj Chaddha & Rakesh Gowda bat TKCC Royals to a hard-fought win over Metro Indians in a tight game at GMIS grounds

Metro Indians took on TKCC Royals in the first of the two T20s. In what has now become a very predictable pattern, Kirubasankar (73 not out) once again was the batting star as he & Sabu Joy (44) took Metro Indians to a seemingly comfortable 163/3 in 20 overs. In hind-sight, maybe they should have looked for quicker runs, especially …

Jagdeep Singh helps Jaguar CC win the key moments as they overcome TKCC Royals in a thriller to move into the JCA T20 2016 finals

In a game that see-sawed right upto the last ball, Jaguar CC held their nerves to beat the current T20 cup holders, TKCC Royals by 1 run and scamper into the T20 finals where they take on Victorious Secret. The teams had different paths to the semis. Jaguar CC, who cruised through the qualifying stages, had been struggling for batting …

Gaurav Pathak & Maneesh Tripathi with help from Pallav & Aaresh power TKCC Royals into JCA T20 playoffs

In the crucial 2nd game of the day, Menara Devils won the toss and chose to bat first against TKCC Royals. The Menara batsmen came in with a very aggressive mind-set but a very good burst of fast, short-pitched bowling by Aaresh (3/28) had them reeling, with their top 3 big guns succumbing early to a combination of their own …

Sasikumar blitzes Jaguar CC into the semi-finals with a breath-taking 90 not out of 44 balls with 10 Sixes

A thick outfield and a low-scoring first game prompted Jaguar CC to field first after winning the toss. Sasikumar started off the proceedings with a fiery spell of fast, short-of-length bowling which had both the openers hopping around and saw a few tough-chances going abegging. Maneesh Tripathi eventually fell, trying to force the pace. That brought Mukesh (27) to the …

An all-round team performance helps the young Indonesian team of DKI Tigers upset defending champions TKCC Royals in a tight game

In the first game on Saturday, after being put in to bat, thanks to the batting of Eki Antaria (32) & Yeri Rosongna (24) the Indonesian developmental side- DKI Tigers looked in control at the half-way stage with the score reading 60/2. However, the defending champions, TKCC Royals fought back well through Sakthi 4/13 & Justin 2/8 to restrict the …