Sanjeev Modi & Mitesh Dingra the stars of Mavecrics CC’s first win of the season, as they beat Rawamangun CC comfortably

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Click for Scorecard Rain threatened but kept away long enough to help Mavecrics CC notch up their first win of the season with a big win over Rawamangun CC. Sanjeev Modi, with good support from the top order anchored the Mavecrics innings while skipper Keyur Moradia provided the final flourish to take his side to a very strong 154 runs …

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

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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 …

Praveen ‘Spiderman’ Uppal continues to spin a dangerous web around batsmen as he helps Jaguar CC rout Rebels CC

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Click for Scorecard In a weekend of low scores, Praveen Uppal extended his huge lead at the top of the bowlers leaderboard by spinning a web around the Rebels CC batsmen to claim yet another fiver. Jaguar CC didn’t get off to a good start as Mohammed Alfhariz’s late-swing helped him scalp 4 wickets as the Jaguar CC top order …

Gede Darma triggers a dramatic batting collapse to help Yadavas Chairos Tigers record a ‘gede’ win over Indorama CC

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Click for Scorecard Yadavas Chairos Tigers continued their dominance and unbeaten run with a huge 9 wicket thrashing of Indorama CC, their first loss of the season. Indorama CC had got off to a good start with the openers putting on 44, but the introduction of Gede Darma triggered a huge collapse as 10 wickets fell for just 17 runs. …

Gaurav Pathak shines with both bat & ball to hand WPP India XI a comfortable win over Challengers CC

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Click for Scorecard The prolific pair of Gaurav Pathak & Rahul Pagad put on an 81 runs stand which formed the backbone of WPP India XI’s batting innings. Some frantic hitting in the last few overs ensured they reached a par score of 165 in their 20 overs. Manickavasagan & Jagan Krishnan were Challengers CC’s best bowlers for the day. …

Kartik Kapoor’s all-round act helps Menara CC claim condominium bragging rights by defeating Mavecrics CC

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Click for scorecard The other 35 overs game saw the two teams from Menara square off for Condominium bragging rights. Menara CC lost their top order early, but sensible batting in the middle order through Usman, Harish & Kartik helped them set up a good platform. Wickets to Pradeep Patnaik & skipper Keyur Moradia, however, ensured that Menara were bowled …

Naresh ‘Gayle’ Gupta’s blitzkrieg helps WISCI prevail over Jakarta Barbarians in a thrilling encounter this Saturday

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Click for Scorecard Windy conditions helped keep the rain at bay this weekend and also aided in big six hitting as more than 45 hits cleared the fence across 4 games in the Texmoda JCA league. WISCI prevailed over Jakarta Barbarians in a very close game which saw fortunes of both sides going through ups & downs throughout the game. …

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

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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 …

Rain deprives Yadavas Chairos Tigers of a win after Frengky Shony & Ramdoni help set up a huge target of 267 runs against Rebels CC

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In the other 35 overs encounter, the Yadavas Chairos Tigers were in a celebratory mood and were looking good to give their mentor, Abhiram Singh, a fitting marriage present. Having been put in to bat, despite the loss of Anjar early on, Frengky Shony & Muhaddis put together a brisk partnership. Alfhariz struck back with 3 quick wickets, but Ahmad …

Vivek Nair’s all-round efforts and support from Mohibullah Hussaini take Jakarta Barbarians to a hard-fought win over WPP India XI in a low-scoring game

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Jakarta Barbarians managed to pull off a win in a low scoring encounter against WPP India XI in their 35 overs game on Saturday. Only Ben Burgess & Vivek Nair could reach double figures as Ajay Kurtkoti & Gaurang Kapadia bowled well. In the end, Vivek Nair’s 38 would prove crucial as that ensured his team got something to bowl …

Vishvanath Kaushik’s blazing unbeaten 50 helps Indorama CC extend their unbeaten run with an easy win over Menara CC

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An unbeaten Indorama CC took on a struggling Menara CC in the first of the two T20 games on Sunday. After having been put in to bat, Vinod Verghese got Indorama off to a quick start, but Amit Bhat in partnership with the keeper, Faheem Butt, struck back with 4 quick wickets and Menara looked in control with Indorama at …

Jakarta Barbarians ride a Ben Burgess Surge to beat Challengers CC in a rain affected game on Sunday

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Click for Scorecard The last game of the weekend ended up being a Ben Burgess show as Jakarta Barbarians beat Challengers CC by 10 wickets in a rain-shortened game. Sunil Samtani & Ranjan Shankar got the Challengers CC off to a very good start as they reached 60 in the 8th over. Ben Burgess then decided to bring himself on …

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

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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 & …

Fighting knocks by Rajeev Kumar & Justin Matthew Biji and heroics from Sanjeewa give Ceylon CC a thrilling win over Rebels CC

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Click for Scorecard The other 35 overs game of the weekend was a humdinger of a game as Ceylon CC put Rebels CC in to bat on a wet & soggy, Karawaci outfield. The Rebels batsmen tried to build partnerships and their entire top order did contribute, but no big partnerships were made as the Ceylon bowlers, especially Sanjeewa, kept …

Bond Sidhu & Praveen Uppal continued their good recent form to give Jaguar CC a comfortable win over Menara CC

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Click for Scorecard Jaguar CC took on a struggling Menara CC in a 35 overs game on Saturday and were put in to bat on a wet ground. Harish Tiwari struck three times in his first spell to have the Jaguars in a bit of bother early on, but Asghar Ali steadied the ship to bring Jaguars back into the …

Nando, Ramdoni & Muhaddis play well to help Yadavas Chairos Tigers extend their unbeaten streak with a win over Jaguar CC

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Yadavas Chairos Tigers continued their unbeaten run with an easy win over Jaguar CC in their T20 game. Asghar Ali was the lone bright spot in the Jaguar CC batting innings as his 63 guided Jaguar CC to 125 all out. Fernandez Nato was the most successful Tigers bowler and he had good support from Anjar Tadarus & Suda Arsa. …

Kirubasankar celebrates last season’s MVP win by cracking a superb 134 to single-handedly take Metro Indians to a hard-fought win

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Meanwhile, the MVP of last season, Kirubasankar CR, celebrated his award, by cracking a superb ton to almost single-handedly lead Metro Indians to a fighting win over Jakarta Barbarians. In a herculean effort, Kiruba batted for almost 35 overs as he shouldered his team’s innings, scoring 134 out of a team score of 213. Vivek Nair & Mohib Hussaini were …

West Indian legend Clive Lloyd sees a lot of potential for Cricket in Indonesia

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The West Indian cricketing legend & one of the best captains and leaders the game of cricket has seen, was in Jakarta over the weekend as the guest of honor at the Jakarta Cricket Association’s Gala dinner, held at the Grand Hyatt this Saturday. Addressing a jam-packed room of cricket enthusiasts, he spoke about the huge potential that he saw …

Mr. Consistent Rajeev Kumar’s all-round performance with help from Baba Sivasankaran the key to Ceylon CC comfortable win over Menara CC in their T20 game

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Click for Scorecard Usman Muhammad & Faheem Butt had helped Menara CC recover well after a good spell by Rajeev Kumar, to help Menara CC put on 141 runs in their 20 overs which would have been competitive, but a tough target to defend on a batting friendly weekend. In reply, Dihan Silva helped with a good start & later …

Abhishek Sharma’s stroke-filled Fifty & support from Vinod Verghese take Indorama CC to a comfortable win over Rawamangun CC

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Click for Scorecard Indorama CC extended their unbeaten streak in this season as they comfortably beat Rawamangun CC by 29 runs in their T20 game. Vinod Verghese continued his fine form with another 40 plus score, but it was Abhishek Sharma who shone with the bat this time with an unbeaten 57 to take Indorama CC to a strong 172 …