Rahul Pagad’s amazing, post-marriage form continues as he guides WPP India XI to their first win of the Season

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Click for Scorecard Three comfortable wins kick-started the Texmoda JCA League 2017-18, where 16 teams will be facing off against each other across 2 divisions. Metro Indians were rocked early after they won the toss and decided to bat first versus WPP India XI in the sole Division 1 game of the weekend. The decision to have Kirubasankar open the …

Gamantika’s knock & good bowling from Kisawa & Anjar help Garudas lift this season’s JCA T20 Cup

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Garuda Gentlemen, a team fully comprised of Indonesian players, many of whom play for the national team, emerged deserving winners of the 2017 edition of the JCA T20 tournament after defeating a strong WPP India XI side in the finals played at the Cibubur Cricket ground on Sunday. The tremendous resolve and ability to fight-back from tough situations, that the …

Gaurav Pathak’s unbeaten 50 & Ajay Kurtkoti’s tight spell help WPP India XI continue their unbeaten run to the JCA T20 Cup finals

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In the other Cup finals, an undefeated WPP India XI took on Emerio Dragons. The Emerio batsmen started well with Faisal Hashmi anchoring one end. The introduction of Maneesh Tripathi put the brakes on the scoring and a fine spell by Ajay Kurtkoti from the other end, led to more wickets falling and the Dragons could muster only 57 runs …

Dwaraknath Naidu & Rahul Pagad the stars in WPP India XI’s win over Daehan Super Kings by D/L method in a rain-hit game

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Daehan Super Kings were off to a comfortable start through a good knock by Yashpal Singh. Ashit Mehta then accounted for the openers and Gaurav Pathak sparked a mini-collapse. Some good rearguard batting by Satinder Minhas with help from Vimal Mohan ensured Daehan Super Kings got to a fighting total of 142. Vimal Nair on his return from injury continued …

Mukesh Khetan’s performance leads WPP India XI to yet another comfortable win, this time against Yadavas Chairos Tigers

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Click for Scorecard WPP India XI continued their strong, unbeaten run with a thrashing of an under-strength Yadavas Chairos Tigers in the other Saturday game. The Tigers just couldn’t force the pace and succumbed to a good overall bowling performance by WPP India XI with all the bowlers doing well. Mukesh Khetan & Gaurang Kapadia were the main wicket takers …

The newly-wed Rahul Pagad celebrates his cricket honeymoon in style, leading WPP India XI to a crushing win over Jaguar CC

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After a cautious win in their first game, WPP India XI, changed strategy and decided to be more aggressive in their batting in this game. The newly married Rahul Pagad, sought & found freedom to express himself on the cricketing field as he, first with Pallav & then with Arun Rajain, built fast-paced partnerships to take WPP to a huge, …

Arun Rajain & Mukesh Khetan bowl WPP India XI to a big win over Mavecrics Menarians in a low scoring game

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Some good bowling & regular wickets by the Mavecrics Menarian bowlers ensured the WPP India XI batsmen didn’t run away with a high total. Small, but good contributions by most of the WPP batsmen ensured their team got to a fighting total of 138 runs. In reply, Arun Rajain got early wickets and good spells by Mukesh Khetan & Maneesh …

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

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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 …

Two tight overs by Dhanasekaran & Sakthi help Metro Indians steal an improbable victory from a suicidal WPP India XI

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Click for Scorecard WPP India XI self-destructed in the last couple of overs of the game to hand Metro Indians a last ball win in their T20 game. Electing to bat first, Kirubasankar, once again anchored the Metro innings with some help from Dhanasekar. But, WPP India XI fought back really well through Anish Param & Gaurang Kapadia. However some …

A brilliant spell by Amit Tripathi and a good captain’s knock by Pallav Malhotra take WPP India XI to a 14 run win over PHM Jaguar CC in a rain-shortened game

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Click for scorecard WPP India XI, who are fighting for 3rd place position and a slot in the Champions cup, prevailed over PHM Jaguar CC in a rain effected game at Purwakarta. Bilal Qureshi & Riaz Hyder got Jaguars off to a solid start and they were looking on course for a big total, when a brilliant spell by Amit …

Gaurav Pathak’s ‘pathaka’ 93* of just 45 balls rockets WPP India XI to a big win over Menara CC in their T20 game

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Menara CC’s batting struggles continued as they could only make 116 runs in their T20 match against WPP India XI. Pallav Malhotra, Garika Vamshi & Gaurang Kapadia were the best bowlers for WPP India XI. Gaurav Pathak then made an absolute mockery of the low target by hitting an explosive 93 not out of just 45 balls which included a …

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

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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 …

Muhammad Mehdi’s superb bowling helps Jakarta Barbarians upset WPP India XI in their 35 overs clash this weekend

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WPP India XI would have rued their decision to bat first, as the Jakarta Barbarians opening bowlers left their mark very early in the innings. Vivek Nair squeezed out the batting with a tight spell leading to Muhammad Mehdi, benefiting with wickets at the other end. Much like the Indian team in the Pune test, no batsman in WPP India …

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

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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 …

Dhiraj Nagpal, Arun Rajain & Pallav Malhotra take WPP India XI to a crushing win over Menara CC in their 35 over game

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WPP India XI resumed their league action with a comfortable thrashing of a struggling Menara CC side. After electing to bat, Menara CC were in early trouble as Dhiraj Nagpal struck twice in his second over. Usman Mohammad tried to fight-back, but Arun Rajain and Ajay Kurtkoti bowled well to run through the other end. Mohit Keshwani hit a few …

Rahul Pagad’s quickfire 58 helps WPP India XI continue their winning streak as they beat Jakarta Barbarians by 7 wickets in T20 game

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WPP India XI’s experienced duo of Kishore Gunwani (2/17) & Dhiraj Nagpal (1/12) kept things very tight & when Jakarta Barbarians wanted to increase the scoring rate, wickets fell regularly to Gaurang (2/32) & others. Ben Burgess (53no) carried his bat through the innings, but received support only from Vivek Nair (23). So, tight bowling had ensured that Jakarta Barbarians …

Dhiraj Nagpal, Pankaj Jain & Dwaraknath Naidu take WPP India XI to a comfortable win over PHM Jaguar CC

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WPP India XI were put in to bat by PHM Jaguar CC in the last game of the day. Dwaraknath Naidu (32) took a liking to Sasikumar and helped provide WPP India XI a good start. Sasi fought back with the wickets of the openers and the speed of Jagdeep Singh (2/18) coupled with the slow, guile of Amit Lala …

Pallav Malhotra’s captains knock helps WPP India XI knock over WISCI Wanderers comfortably at Cibubur

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Defending champions WISCI Wanderers’s new opening pair got them off to a steady start & when Pallav Malhotra (2/31) got rid of both the openers, Suhail Modak (41) then had to hold one end up as Deepak Sarika (3/29) kept chipping away at the wickets. The loss of the dangerous Navin Param & Rajeev, put WISCI in further trouble & …

Kirubasankar shines once again with both bat & ball to take Metro Indians to their first win in Division 1 in a close game versus WPP India XI

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The sole 35 over game of the day saw Metro Indians taking on WPP India XI at Cibubur. A huge 3rd wicket partnership of 90 runs between Kiruba Sankar (59) and Dhanasekar R (42) helped Metro Indians revive after the loss of 2 early wickets. Metro needed to capitalize on this platform, but, Pankaj Jain (4/26) got rid of both …

A fighting last wicket partnership by Gaurang Kapadia & Dhiraj Nagpal help WPP India XI fight-back to win a low-scoring thriller against Emerio CC at Cibubur Grounds

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In another game at Cibubur on Sunday, riding on a sensational last wicket partnership of 35 runs between Dhiraj Nagpal and Gaurang Kapadia, WPP IndiaXI chased down a score of 110 runs set by Emerio, bringing the curtains down on what has been an exciting 10 months of cricket. WPP INDIA XI won by 1 wicket WPP INDIA XI 115/9 …