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 …

Satinder Minhas with good support from Sunil Samtani & Vimal Nair help Challengers CC continue their dream winning run with an easy win over Indorama CC

Strong performance by the entire Challengers bowling unit led by Satinder Minhas meant that Indorama CC couldn’t put up a competitive total on the board. Thanks to some late order hitting by Sudhir Kumar, Indorama CC could finish at 103. Sunil Samtani & Vimal Nair batted well to take their side home with plenty of overs & wickets to spare.

Corbon copied his recent batting form once again to steer Fez Rebels home against the spirited Yadavas Chairos Tigers in their T20 game on Sunday

Corbon Loughnan’s great form with the bat continued as he with support from Warwick Peters took Fez Rebels to a strong 157 in their 20 overs game versus Yadavas Chairos Tigers. Rebels were looking well in control after Md Alfhariz had once again bowled well to have the Tigers at 57 for 5 at the halfway stage. Some big hitting …

Big Dave with support from Gaurav, Suhail, William & Deepak help WISCI fight off a spirited Jakarta Barbarians in a rain shortened game

Ben Burgess once again batted very well to start Jakarta Barbarians off in their game against WISCI Wanderers after wet conditions had reduced the match to a 25 overs a side contest. Dave Holme bowled a beautiful tight spell which helped Deepak Singh & Suhail Modak take wickets and restrict Jakarta Barbarians to a below par 113. Vivek Nair continued …

Sabu Joy with great support from Sakthi Narayanan help Metro Indians comfortably beat Menara CC in 35 overs game

The introduction of Sabu Joy ripped out a big hole in the Menara CC batting after their openers had kept away the opening bowlers. In one of the best bowling spells seen in the league this year, Sabu Joy took 4 wickets in 5 overs for just 6 runs. He also affected a run out to single handedly have Menara …

Sameer Sharma & Keyur Moradia were the heroes of Mavecrics CC’s win over Indorama CC in their 35 overs game

Abhishek Sharma & Sandeep Kukkar had the Mavecrics CC batting struggling, until Samir Sharma & Hetal Patel put on a rear-guard fight to take their team to a below-par but fighting total of 121 in their 35 overs. Fantastic bowling led by skipper Keyur Moradia with support from Nimesh Shah & Rani Sathish ensured that the Indorama CC batting failed …

Vivek Nair’s breezy 95 helps Jakarta Barbarians record a facile win over Menara CC in their T20 game

It was the turn of Vivek Nair to shine with the bat as he plundered the Menara CC bowling to hit 95 off just 53 balls. While he decided to not run & clear the boundaries instead, five of his team-mates had other ideas as they decided to run themselves out. Jakarta Barbarians, score of 172 in the end proved …

Chander Pandey continues his great form to lead Challengers CC to yet another win, this time over Emerio CC

Very good bowling by the Challengers CC trio of Satheesh Kumar, Sunil Samtani & Chander Pandey ensured that Emerio CC could only manage 128 in their 35 overs. In reply, the Emerio CC bowlers, led by David Surjit, kept pegging away with regular wickets, but Chander Pandey who is a having a dream run, did enough with the bat to …

Naveen Jindal’s all-round performance helps PHM Jaguar CC beat Metro Indians in a very close game at Cibubur

The PHM Jaguar CC batting finally clicked with all the batsmen contributing to take their side to a good score of 202 in their 35 overs. Naveen Jindal topscored with 38 while Bhagat Singh Londhe was the pick of the Metro Indian bowlers. In reply, when Rehan Ghaffar got rid of the dangerous Kirubasankar, the Jaguars would have hoped for …

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 …

Pallav Malhotra’s valiant ton not enough to take his side home

The batsmen finally struck back this weekend, leading to some close games and wins for Yadavas Senayan CC, Challengers CC, PHM Jaguar CC, Jakarta Barbarians & Mavecrics CC. 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 …

Yeri Rosogna’s batting and excellent bowling performance by all the bowlers helps Yadavas Chairos Tigers beat Mavecrics CC this weekend

The Yadavas Chairos Tigers bowling unit did really well with all bowlers contributing well as a team to restrict Mavecrics CC to just 114 runs in their 20 overs. Milind Shirodkar & Varun Tyagi were the best Mavecrics batsmen on display. In reply, Yeri Rosongna, anchored the innings beautifully to help the Tigers overcome good bowling spells by Samir Sharma, …

Vimal Nair’s fighting knock & Chander Pandey’s tight spell ensure Challengers CC continue their winning form by beating GMIS CC this weekend

Tight bowling by the GMIS CC opening bowlers Mohammad Imran & Karan Tiwari had Challengers CC in trouble early in their innings after they were put in to bat. GMIS CC would have been the happier team when they had sent half the opposition batting back to pavilion for just 38 runs at the half-way stage. Vimal Nair & Satinder …

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

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 …

Chander Pandey’s ‘Dabang’ all-round display helps Challengers CC beat Yadavas Chairos Tigers comfortably in their game on 19th February

The T20 match between the Yadavas Chairos Tigers & Challengers CC was shortened to a 18 over affair. The Tigers, who were put in to bat, didn’t lose early wickets, but just could not force the pace and were 90 for 1, when Chander Pandey wreaked havoc as he took 4 wickets to restrict the Tigers to just 100 in …

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 …

Ajeet Bhatt carries both his bat & his team, GMIS CC to a good win over Indorama CC in their game on 19th February

After being put into bat, GMIS CC had to rely on a solid & responsible knock from Ajeet Bhatt who almost carried his bat and was the last batsman to fall. Abhishek Sharma in the company of the experienced Srikkanth, kept pegging away with wickets at the other end. The only support Ajeet got was from Ishan who stayed long …

It is a calm Justin Biji Matthew, this time, who helps Emerio CC recover from a difficult situation to beat Ceylon CC in their T20 game

All eyes were on the Ranji player Samarth Singh as Emerio CC took on Ceylon CC in their T20 game. But it was the bowlers who got Emerio going as they kept taking wickets at regular intervals to bowl out Ceylon CC for just 101 runs. Gaurav Kapoor & Baba Sivasankaran had batted well to save Ceylon the blushes. Ceylon …

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 …

Md. Alfhariz, Gordon Jones & debutant Rajika were the main contributors in Fez Rebels win over Indorama CC in a closely fought, low scoring game

Fez Rebels CC won a low scoring T20 game against Indorama CC at the GMIS grounds on Sunday. The Indorama batsmen couldn’t force the pace and kept losing wickets regularly as the young Md. Alfhariz bowled yet another good spell with support from John Hickman. Tight spells from Abhishek Sharma & Srikkanth had squeezed the Rebels into a tough corner …

Skipper Prabhu, Dhanasekar & Ajay Mishra the main contributors of an all-round team performance by Metro Indians to beat Jakarta Barbarians in a closely fought game

The other 35 over game of the week was a close affair with Metro Indians prevailing over Jakarta Barbarians by 4 wickets. Ben Burgess was once again, the main contributor as his 74 runs along with some help from Tim Gutsell, took the Jakarta Barbarians to a competitive score. Dhanasekar, Venkatesh Rajendran & Sabu Joy were the best bowlers for …

Emerio CC’s Samarth Singh roared in his JCA debut as his 179 not out (of just 89 balls) led to a 239 run mauling of Yadavas Chairos Tigers

Fresh from New Delhi, Samarth Singh displayed his mettle in his JCA debut by mauling the Yadavas Chairos Tigers’ bowling attack. His team had started off poorly and were in deep trouble at 84 for 6 after Indonesian national team players, Ridho Aulia & Budiarta had made early inroads. Samarth then, took it upon himself to resurrect the innings in …

Little master Rajeev Rajeswaran’s rich vein of batting form coupled with Big Dave’s penetrative bowling help WISCI come up trumps against Metro Indians

Rajeev Rajeswaran continued his rich vein of form as he, with early support from Darma Arta & a late blitz from Suhail Modak took WISCI to a huge 179 in their 20 overs. The game was virtually sealed, when big Dave Holme accounted for the big guns Prabhu & Kiruba early. Deepak Singh’s 3 wicket haul closed it out as …

Strongman David Surjit’s muscle & tactful bowling by Anji Katta & Harish Vaidyanathan help Emerio CC record a facile win over GMIS CC in their T20 game

Emerio CC needed the services of David Surjit as he kept the innings on track, while Diwakar Mohan wreaked havoc at the other end with a four wicket haul. All the hard yards put at the gym finally paid off for David as he muscled his team to a par score of 120. The GMIS CC batting didn’t click once …

Repan Desnika & Frengky Shony partner well together both with the bat & ball to take Yadavas Chairos Tigers to a well fought win over Indorama CC

Indorama CC started well through Shailesh & Vishwajit, but the spin of Repan Desnika & Frengky Shony had them in knots. Aditya Gustama continued his good run with his 3 wickets breaking the back of the Indorama middle order and thus restricting Indorama to a low 107 in their 35 overs. Sandeep Kukkar, Srikkanth & Abhishek Sharma had the Tigers …

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 …

Pallav Malhotra’s fabulous ton makes the Curry too hot for the Australian XI as they lose to the Indian XI in the Kangaroo-Curry cup 2017

Rain was threatening to wash out the game as the Indian XI chose to bat first against the Australian XI in the 2017 edition of the Annual Kangaroo-Curry cup played at the Cibubur cricket ground on Saturday. The Aussies soon encountered a much bigger threat as Pallav Malhotra, decided to take his new 20-grain bat for a spin. The other …

Corbon Loughnan & Alfhariz take Fez Rebels to a comfortable win over Ceylon CC in their T20 game at the GMIS ground

Fez Rebels CC comfortably beat Ceylon CC on the back of a good bowling performance. Corbon Loughnan re-discovered some batting form as his fifty guided the Rebels to a good start. Tight bowling by Sachith Kanchana & Rajeev Kumar and two brilliant catches by Dihan ensured Rebels could only manage 128 runs. Fez Rebels kept pegging away with wickets despite …

Nimesh Shah’s bowling & Keyur Moradia’s all-round performance help Mavecrics CC beat Challengers CC in their T20 game

Jallikattu memories were revived when Challengers CC aimed to tame the Mavecrics (who have the bull as their mascot) in their T20 game. Sanjeev Modi & Division 2 MVP, Keyur Moradia got the Bulls off to a fabulous start putting on 99 for the opening stand. They were on-course for a huge total, but a few run-outs and a middle …

Little master Rajeev Rajeswaran’s experience sees his side WISCI end up on the right side of a roller-coaster ride against PHM Jaguar CC

The second Division 1 game between Jaguar CC and WISCI Wanderers, was a topsy-turvy game which went to the last over. Riaz Hyder held up one end while a resurgent, Dave Holmes was back at his fast, best. The fall of Riaz, saw Abdul Ghaffar and Shabbir Hussain put up some resistance, till Suhail Modak took 2 wickets in 2 …

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

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 …

Kirubasankar & Prabhukaliraj blast Metro Indians CC to a big 8 wicket win over PHM Jaguar CC in their T20 game

A blistering performance by Metro Indians saw them comfortably thrash PHM Jaguar CC by 8 wickets & 5 overs to spare in their T20 game. Riaz Hyder (44) & Shabbir Hussain (25) put on a good partnership for the Jaguars after Sakthi Narayanan (3/27) had broken through the top order, but the spin bowling of Anthony John (3/16) triggered a …

A brilliant 91 not out by Aditya Haryanto helps Yadavas Chairos Tigers crush GMIS CC by a big margin

Muhammad Imran (4/10) struck early in a fabulous spell as GMIS CC had Yadavas Chairos Tigers struggling early. The young Aditya Haryanto (91 not out) then batted superbly to recover the innings and in partnerships with Azis (21) & Fernandes Nato (27) helped his side post a huge total of 197 in 35 overs. One of the best rearguard fight-backs …

Usman Afridi, Noushad PK & Baba Sivasankaran are the stars in Ceylon CC’s win over Indorama CC in their 35 over game

After being put in to bat, Ceylon CC was building a good partnership through the experience of Gaurav Kapoor (29) & Dihan Silva, when Ashish Khaitan (2/13) struck to get rid of both of them including a first-ball wicket to give him a hat-trick of sorts, across matches. Baba Sivasankaran (32) & Sanjeewa Kumar (24) then, put on some valuable …

Viraj Bhammar’s calm fifty and tight bowling by Amar Kapadia & Manbir Singh take Yadavas Senayan CC to a comfortable win over Jakarta Barbarians

The Yadavas Senayan CC took on Jakarta Barbarians CC in a Division 1 T20 encounter at GMIS grounds. Even though the Jakarta Barbarians bowlers kept pegging away with regular wickets, Viraj Bhammar (51) & a huge number of extras (31) ensured that Senayan CC got to a competitive score of 138 in their 20 overs. Desandri Candil Saputra (2/26) & …

Neetesh Pansare, Pradeep Patnaik & Nimesh Shah star in Mavecrics win over Fez Rebels CC in their 35 over game

Sanjeev Modi (32) ensured that the Mavecrics got off to a good start after Mavecrics were put in to bat by Fez Rebels. Marten Eddy (2/20) & Christian Hirst (3/26) helped the Rebels fight back, but the in-form Neetesh Pansare (55no) & skipper Keyur Moradia (29) put on a good partnership to help Mavecrics recover. Neetesh ended off in style …

Sandeep Kukkar & Ashish Khaitan help Indorama CC claw back from a tough situation to beat Yadavas Chairos Tigers by 16 runs in the T20 game

Indorama CC prevailed over Yadavas Chairos Tigers CC in a T20 game which saw both teams playing with less than 11 players. After electing to bat first, Indorama CC got off to a decent start courtesy Shailesh Tulaskar (17) & the veteran, Vishwajit Tripathi (29). But once, Vishwajit had to retire, the Tigers bowlers led by Alie Murtado (2/21) & …

Neetesh Pansare shows tremendous maturity in guiding Mavecrics CC to an upset win over Division 2 leaders, Emerio CC in their 35 over game at Cibubur

In the sole, 35 over game of the weekend, Mavecrics CC upset the divisions leaders Emerio CC by 4 wickets handing them their first loss of the season. Emerio CC were in familiar, early trouble as they lost half their side for just 42 runs. All the Mavecrics CC bowlers were superb. Nimesh Shah was extremely miserly with (2/4) in …

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 …

Jaganathan Krishnan’s hat-trick & Ranjan Shankar’s continuing red hot batting form helps Challengers CC beat Fez Rebels CC comfortably at GMIS grounds

Challengers CC continued their strong winning run with another easy win over Fez Rebels CC in a Division 2 T20 clash at GMIS grounds. The Rebels never got going after their nemesis Vimal Nair (3/15) accounted for the top-order. Irwan Siregar (21) put up some resistance, but Jaganathan Krishnan (3/12) came back with 3 wickets in 3 balls (season’s 3rd …

Skipper Anji’s 5 wicket haul & yet another rescue act by their middle order savior Karthikai Deepan (40*) helped Emerio CC scamper home to a win against a fighting Yadavas Chairos Tigers

Emerio CC extended their unbeaten streak by fighting hard at key moments to claw their back to a hard-fought win over Yadavas Chairos Tigers. The experienced duo of Yeri Rosongna (38) & Frengky Shony (23) put on a big 59 run opening stand, but then, Anji Katta (5/19) took the season’s second 5 wicket haul to bowl out the Tigers …

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 …

Lindsay Wood’s fabulous 5/15 helps Jakarta Barbarians CC rip apart PHM Jaguar CC batting to post a 55 run win

In the other 35 over game of the weekend, Jakarta Barbarians CC fought back really well to successfully defend their low score. After choosing to bat first, Jakarta Barbarians were in early trouble after losing both their openers & their in-form batsmen without scoring. The middle order, led by Mohib Hussaini (27), fought back well to take their team to …

Irshad Birajdar’s 51 & great spin bowling helped PHM Jaguar CC upset Yadavas Senayan CC in their T20 game this Sunday

The much anticipated T20 clash between the strong sides of PHM Jaguar CC & Yadavas Senayan CC ended up a low-scoring one-sided game with the Jaguars winning easily. After being put in to bat, Senayan CC just couldn’t get going against the Jaguar CC spinners. Aman Singh (2/19), Abdul Ghaffar (2/28) & Amit Lala (2/24) spun a web around the …

Sabu Joy & Sakthi Narayanan with support from Kiruba steer Metro Indians to a win over Jakarta Barbarians CC

Jakarta Barbarians were faced with a familiar batting situation after they had opted to bat first versus Metro Indians CC, when their two consistent batsmen Ben Burgess (32) & Jon Baker (32) didn’t get much support from the other batters and were bowled out for 113. Sabu Joy (313) & Kirubasankar (2/17) were the pick of the Metro Indian bowlers. …

Ranjan Shankar’s 71 not out speeds Challengers CC to a huge win over Ceylon CC at Purwakarta

Challengers CC continued their winning run with a comprehensive & big win over Ceylon CC in the other 35 overs, Division 2 game played at Purwakarta. Jaganathan Krishnan (2/20) accounted for the 2 star Ceylon batsmen Gaurav & Dihan cheaply to have them in trouble. Mufasil PM (31) tried to keep one end up while Ceylon CC kept losing batsmen …

Warwick Peters’ 76no powers Fez Rebels CC to a big win over under-strength Yadavas Chairos Tigers

In the first Division 2, 35 over game played this Sunday, Fez Rebels CC comfortably beat an under-strength Yadavas Chairos Tigers team by 9 wickets with 16 overs to spare. Electing to bat first, the Tigers were in early trouble losing their first 2 wickets without many runs on the board. The in-form Aditya Gustama (30) then put on a …

Rajeev Rajeswaran, Muhammad Zahir & Big Dave help WISCI Wanderers convincingly beat a struggling Menara CC

WISCI Wanderers got back to winning ways with a comfortable 56 run win over a struggling Menara CC. Rajeev Rajeswaran (42) & Muhammad Zahir (37) laid the foundation for Big Dave (24) to blast WISCI to 158/6 in 20 overs. Menara CC just couldn’t get going as Vipin Chawla (3/15), Suhail (2/13) & Dave (2/22) ran amok to bowl Menara …

R. Srikkanth calls on his vast experience to help Indorama CC beat Mavecrics CC by 12 runs in their T20 game

Indorama CC prevailed over Mavecrics CC by 12 runs in a tight T20 game at GMIS grounds. R.Srikkanth’s (50) experience and some wayward Mavecrics bowling (38 wides) helped take Indorama CC to a fighting 138/9 after Sanjeev Modi (3/24) & Nimesh Shah (2/17) had made inroads. Despite some, good middle order batting from Harshad Bhat (35) & Keyur (32), the …

Despite OP Rajesh’s brilliant 80, Dihan & Rajeev Kumar shepherd Ceylon CC to a 2 wicket win over Fez Rebels in a closely contested game

In a tense, rain effected game, Ceylon CC batsmen held their nerves to overcome Fez Rebels CC by 2 wickets in the 35 over, Division 2 encounter. After electing to bat first, Fez Rebels CC needed a great knock from OP Rajesh (80) to help them recover to a competitive 152/6 in 35 overs. Rebels CC started well when they …

Viraj, Muhaddis & Lucky Angga help Yadavas Senayan CC comprehensively thrash Jakarta Barbarians CC by 10 wickets

Yadavas Senayan CC crushed Jakarta Barbarians with a 10 wicket win at Purwakarta. The Senayan CC bowlers, led by Lucky Angga Kusuma (3/11) stifled Jakarta Barbarians & despite knocks from Ben Burgess (38) & Jon Baker (34) & having wickets in hand, they could only manage a below-par 122/5 in their 35 overs. Viraj Bhammar (53no) & Muhaddis (61no) ensured …

Viraj Bhammar, Amrit, Manpreet Singh & Jibu Chacko help set-up a big win for Yadavas Senayan CC versus WISCI Wanderers

Yadavas Senayan CC crushed WISCI Wanderers in their top of the table T20 match on Sunday at GMIS Grounds. WISCI put Senayan CC in to bat and would have been reasonably pleased with their effort at the 10 over mark. Viraj Bhammar (56) & Amrith Mandook (34) had put on a solid 77 run partnership but their scoring rate was …

Satheesh Kumar’s brilliant 7 wicket haul sets up big win for Challengers CC versus GMIS CC

Challengers CC crushed GMIS CC by a huge 137 runs in the other 35 overs game of the weekend.  Sunil Samtani (49) & Sidhu Singh (46)  put together a breezy 65 run 2nd wicket partnership to set up a great platform. Jalaj Chaturvedi (4/31) then sparked a middle order collapse where Challengers CC lost 6 wickets for just 33 runs. …

Singapore Recreation Club & WPP India XI joint winners of Tata Motors Jakarta International 6s cricket tournament 2016

This weekend witnessed an exciting see-saw battle not only between the 10 teams, but also between the elements and the organizers as torrential rain threatened the 20th edition of the Tata Motors Jakarta International 6s cricket tournament played at the Cibubur Cricket Ground. Ten teams including 3 foreign teams from Singapore & Malaysia faced off in cricket’s most entertaining format, …

Bowlers dominate this weekend’s action in the Texmoda JCA League, including a 2nd hat-trick of the season for Keyur Moradia

The Indonesian youngsters of Yadavas Chairos Tigers beat Mavecrics CC by 4 wickets in a low-scorer. Mavecrics were off to a decent start but some tight bowling coupled with very good fielding & catching restricted the scoring & Mavecrics who are struggling for batting form, folded up for a low 105 runs. Sanjeev Modi (19) was the top scorer. The …

Rajeev Rajeswaran’s unbeaten 50 helps WISCI comfortably beat Jakarta Barbarians in a rain-shortened 13 over game at GMIS grounds on Sunday

Jakarta Barbarians and WISCI managed to get a reduced game of 13 overs a side as the ground conditions improved. Once again, Ben Burgess (58no) carried his bat but didn’t get support from the other end as Jakarta Barbarians finished at 93 for 5 in 13 overs. Gaurav Tiwari (2/14) was the pick of the bowlers. Rajeev Rajeswaran’s quick-fire, unbeaten, …

Gamantika & Chetan Suryawanshi help Yadavas Senayan CC beat WISCI Wanderers in the marquee, top of the table clash at Cibubur on Saturday

The game between last season’s toppers, Yadavas Senayan CC & WISCI Wanderers had all the makings of a marquee clash and the presence of strong players from Singapore & Bali in both the teams, took up the expectations even further. The match also provided a great opportunity for the best of young Indonesian cricketing talent to learn from the best …

Gaurav Tiwari is the Player of the Week in a week that saw WPP India XI, WISCI Wanderers, Emerio CC & Indorama CC register wins

A full-strength WISCI Wanderers chose to bat first against the recently promoted Metro Indians in the 35 over encounter at the Cibubur Ground. Some wayward bowling (26 wides) and a Gaurav Tiwari blitzkrieg (120 of just 73 balls) saw WISCI get off to a flyer. When Govind Sodani (21) got out, the score was a healthy 60 of just 8 …

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

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 …

Dilip Udayashankar (54) & Maneesh Dubey (44*) power Emerio CC to an easy win over Challengers CC in their T20 game at Cibubur

Challengers CC gambit to open with a spinner failed as Dilip Udayshankar (54) went on a rampage, especially picking on Vimal Nair. Satheesh Kumar (2/24) fought back with a few wickets and when Manickavasagan (2/22) & Satinder Minhas (2/29) got rid of the middle order, Emerio CC was looking in some trouble. The ever reliable pair of Maneesh Dubey (44no) …

Abhishek Sharma(41*), Ashish Khaitan(3/33) & Rohan Rajpal(4/3) help Indorama CC to their first win of the season against Fez Rebels

Fez Rebels travelled to Purwakarta to take on the home team Indorama CC in the second 35 over game of the weekend. When Warwick Peters (53) & Corbon Loughnan (48) put on a 98 run partnership for the opening wicket, memories of their 225 run unbeaten partnership in the season opener last year, were revived. Ashish Khaitan (3/30) beat Corbon …

Iron man Gaurav Tiwari bludgeons the season’s first ton to take WISCI Wanderers to a big win over Metro Indians

A full-strength WISCI Wanderers chose to bat first against the recently promoted Metro Indians in the 35 over encounter at the Cibubur Ground. Some wayward bowling (26 wides) and a Gaurav Tiwari blitzkrieg (120 of just 73 balls) saw WISCI get off to a flyer. When Govind Sodani (21) got out, the score was a healthy 60 of just 8 …

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

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 …

David Surjit & Karthigai Deepan fight hard to help Emerio CC win a low-scoring thriller against GMIS CC at Cibubur Grounds

Match Write-up Courtesy: Emerio CC The Div 2 match between Emerio CC and GMIS CC was a testament to the fact that low scoring games can still be humdingers. A cracker of a contest was expected at the recently relegated teams from Div 1 were clashing at Cibubur under overcast conditions and the outfield covered in dew. A bold GMIS …

Dihan Silva & Rajeev Kumar help Ceylon CC fight-back to beat the spirited Yadavas Chairos Tigers in the T20 game at GMIS grounds

The Indonesian youngsters from Yadavas Chairos Tigers were taking on the experience of Ceylon CC in the first T20 game on Sunday. After Sanjeeva had knocked out the openers early, the DKI province players, fresh off their PON games performances, put together good partnerships. Aditya Gustama (27) & Repen Desnika (36) helped the Tigers recover well after the loss of …

Gamantika & Andriani the stars, of a great show put-on by young Indonesian cricketers at the PON Games in Bandung.

Cricket shone brightly in its historic debut at the PON Games in Jawa Barat. More than 200 young Indonesian players, many of whom had not even heard of Cricket till 2 years back, made Bandung sit-up and take notice as they demonstrated not only excellent team-spirit, but also a knowledge, keen-ness & grasp of the game that far belied their …

Amar Kapadia & Viraj Bhammar help Yadavas Senayan CC win big over Menara CC in their T20 game at GMIS grounds

The Yadavas Senayan CC (playing 5 Indonesian players) won comfortably against Menara CC in the second T20 game of the day. Viraj Bhammar (50) & Amar Kapadia (46no) set up a good platform and a few lusty blows by Anjar Tadarus (18) took Senayan CC to 173/7 in 20 overs. In reply, Menara CC couldn’t force the pace well enough …

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 …

Debutant Chander Pandey & experienced Satinder Minhas help Challengers CC prevail over Mavecrics CC in a low scoring battle

The second 35 over game was a low-scoring, attritional fight of temperaments as Challengers CC prevailed over Mavecrics CC by 3 wickets. The Mavecrics batting once again struggled to force the pace & wickets for each of the first 5 bowlers had the Mavs in deep trouble at 21/5. Samir Sharma (35) & Ishan Gambhir (23) then, put on a …

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

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 & …

Mohit Hotchandani’s cool 41no & some help from Naresh Gaylestorm help GMIS CC win comfortably against Mavecrics CC

The last game of the day, a T20 game, had Mavecrics CC opting to bat first and Sanjeev Modi (30) & Vishav Sharma (16) helped get them to a decent, though, slow start at 53/3 after 10 overs. Maulik Trivedi (3/19) kept the Mavs in check and Naresh Gupta (2/3) in his new bowling avatar, wrapped up the tail to …

Jagdeep (John) Singh’s hat-trick, the first in this season, sets up an easy win for PHM Jaguar CC over Menara CC

Menara CC, put into bat by PHM Jaguar CC in their T20 game, started briskly with Harish   pinging the fence a few times. The introduction of leg spinners Rehan Ghaffer (2/20) & Amit Lala (2/20) at both ends led to Menara losing regular wickets as they slumped to 61 for 7 in 12 overs. A gritty 31 run 8th wicket …

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

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 …

Justin Matthew’s gritty 34 & the keeper, Nitin Gupta’s 6 catches help Emerio CC beat Indorama CC by 20 runs in a low scoring game

The Texmoda JCA League 2016-17 season, kicked off today with Ceylon CC & Emerio CC winning their respective Division 2 games. In order to account for what is threating to be a very wet year ahead, the JCA has created an innovative, mixed-format league for the year, with an equal mix of 35 over & T20 games. The first game …

Stalwarts Dihan & Gaurav Kapoor guide Ceylon CC to a comfortable win over GMIS CC

In the 2nd game, a T20 game, GMIS CC would have been pleased with having decided to bowl first when they had both the Ceylon openers back in the hut for just 15 runs and Mohammad Imran (1/16) was keeping it very tight. But this was going to be a day for the Ceylon stalwarts, and Dihan Silva (39) started …

Kiruba, Viraj & William power Victorious Secret to win the JCA T20 Tournament 2016 after a huge win over Jaguar CC at GMIS grounds on Sunday

Victorious Secret capped their dominant season performance off with a comprehensive 46 run win over Jaguar CC to take home the JCA T20 2016 trophy. Saturday’s heavy rains & flooding across many part of Jakarta, meant that the Sunday started with many anxious eyes on the weather forecast for the day. This also meant the toss was going to be …

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 …

Baba Sivasankaran (50) & Satheesh (4/18) lead Ceylon Cavaliers to a consolation win over Victorious Secret

The last weekend of the JCA T20 league-stage saw two comfortable wins. In the 1st game, Ceylon Cavaliers upset pool leaders Victorious Secret to end with a consolation win. TKCC Royals comprehensively beat Menara Devils in the 2nd game to become the 4th & final team to enter the play-offs Ceylon Warriors who were playing for pride, won the toss …

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 …

A mature 43 by Aman Singh & some tight bowling by Marten Eddy & Jagdeep help Jaguar CC fight-off a resilient DKI Tigers to confirm their top position in the pool

DKI Tigers won the toss and elected to bowl first in a must-win game for them. After the early loss of Warwick, Aman Singh (43) & Malik Thariani (21) batted sensibly & through some hard running between the wickets took the score to a well-placed 70/2 after 10 overs with Malik being dismissed off the last ball before drinks. After …

Vinayak Kurtkoti & Anji help take Emerio Dragons to the play-offs with a good win over Senayan CC

The match began with the teams evenly poised at 12 points and needing a win to seal a spot in the play-offs. Emerio Dragons won the toss and chose to bat. Senayan Lions bowlers, Raj and Hussein, kept a tight leash on the proceedings while picking up the key wicket of Dwarakanath Naidu who holed out to deep midwicket. Ajay …

Rajeev Rajeswaran bought all his experience to bear in an all-round performance that took Victorious Secret into the semi-finals

Two different style wins saw the pool leaders Jaguar CC & Victorious Secret confirm their play-off places by ensuring they top their respective pools. An unbelieveable blitzkrieg by Sasikumar saw Jaguar CC beat defending champions TKCC Royals in a high-scoring game while Rajeev’s all-round act helped Victorious Secret comfortably beat Emerio Dragons in a low-scorer. Victorious Secret lost their captain …

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 …

Harish Tiwari’s all-round act helps Menara Devils demolish DKI Tigers by 10 wickets and 11 overs to spare

Harish Tiwari, who captains the Menara Devils team once again demonstrated why he is topping the charts for the Most Valuable Player awards at the half way stage of the JCA T20 league, when he came up with yet another stellar performance with the bat, ball and on the field to help his side demolish the Indonesian development team, DKI …

Manick bowls a fabulous last over to help Senayan CC beat Ceylon Cavaliers in a low scoring thriller

The second game between Senayan CC & Ceylon Cavaliers was a low-scoring thriller. Satheesh’s 2 wickets had Senayan CC in some bother early on after they chose to bat first. They consolidated to move to  44/3 in the first 10 overs. Despite Parag’s 24, Senayan CC could only muster 97/8 in their 20 overs. Satheesh bowled a splendid spell for …

Good contributions by Harish, Neetesh, Mohit, Mayank & Keyur help Menara Devils prevail over Jaguar CC in a tight, rain-shortened game

In the 4th game, Rain played bit of a spoil-sport as it interrupted what was building up to be a thriller. Harish Tiwari 29(16) with support from Taimur Khan 14(21) got Menara Devils off to a good start after they chose to bat first. Some superb bowling by Marten Eddy (4/13) with good support from Ansar Subramanian (2/19) & Corbon …

Maneesh, Govind, Jegan & Vinayak star in Emerio Dragons’ comprehensive thrashing of Ceylon Cavaliers

Emerio Dragons chose to bat first against Ceylon Cavaliers in the first game on Sunday and they needed their star player Maneesh Dubey (31 of just 19 balls) to really step on the accelerator after Govind Sodani (36 of 45 balls) had given them a solid platform. Emerio ended their innings on a sub-par 128/5 in their 20 overs. Faheem …

Rajeev’s 4 wicket haul & good knocks by Kiruba & William guide Victorious Secret to a comfortable win over Senayan CC

After that dramatic upset of the defending champions, the 2nd game of the day had also promised to be an intense one with the pool toppers, Victorious Secret (VS) taking on Senayan CC who also had several Indonesian young players. VS won the toss and elected to bat. They put up an above par total of 153/7 on the board …

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 …

Viraj Bhammar’s season highest score of 97 not out goes in vain as rain prevents play in the 2nd innings and forces a no-result in the game between Victorious Secret & Ceylon Cavaliers

The last game between Victorious Secret & Ceylon Cavaliers was rain-affected and had to be called-off as a No-result game after the heavens opened up post the first innings. Victorious Secret won the toss and elected to bat. They got off to a slow start due to some tight bowling by Kesavadas (1/19) & Satheesh and were only 30/1 in …

Pallav Malhotra’s superb 85 helps TKCC Royals thrash Menara Devils by 67 runs at Cibubur on Sunday

The 3rd game saw TKCC Royals facing off against Menara Devils on Sunday. Neeraj Chaddha (25) & Pallav Malhotra (85) got TKCC off to a flying start reaching 83/1 after 10 overs. Sakti & Rakesh Gowda (26no) then partnered with Pallav to take TKCC to the season’s highest score of 194/7 in 20 overs. Menara bowlers, other than Harish Tiwari …

An all-round team performance led by Ramdoni, Amar, Anjar & Raj help Senayan CC comfortably beat Emerio Dragons by 5 wickets

The 2nd game saw Senayan CC take on Emerio Dragons in a Group A clash. A fabulous 87no (in 61 balls) by Dwarakanath Naidu anchored Emerio Dragon’s innings after they were sent in to bat by Senayan CC. However, he didn’t get enough support from the other batsmen which meant that Emerio could only manage a sub-par score of 127/5 …

Corbon’s all-round performance helps Jaguar CC prevail over a fighting DKI Tigers in a rain-shortened game

The first game on Saturday had a delayed start due to wet conditions. This also meant that the game had to be shortened to a 10 over per innings game. Jaguar CC batted first after being sent in by DKI Tigers and got off to a brisk start due to Sunil Samtani 20 (of 13 balls) and Corbon Loughnan 34not …

Kirubasankar’s dream run continues and his 57 helps Victorious Secret comfortably beat Emerio Dragons by 7 wickets

Meanwhile Victorious Secret too scored its second consecutive win in Group A when it defeated Emerio Dragons by 7 wickets. Chasing 123 runs to win, Victorious Secret make it look all too easy as they reached the target in just 15 overs. Kirubasankar top scored with 57 runs while Bhuvan took 2/19. Earlier Emerio was all-out for 122 runs. Dwaraknath …

Dhimanshu & Jagdeep team up once again to give Jaguar CC a comprehensive 5 wicket win over TKCC Royals

In another Group B game on Sunday at the same Venue, JaguarCC notched up its second straight win when it comfortably defeated TKCC by 5 wickets. Winning the toss and electing to field first, some accurate and hostile bowling from Dhimanshu (2/20) and Jagdeep (2/9) had TKCC immediately in trouble at 27/5 after 6.1 overs. Despite Saktinarayan (11 runs) and …

An all-round, team performance helps Ceylon Cavaliers beat Senayan CC by 26 runs

Meanwhile in a Group A game on Saturday at Cibubur, Ceylon Cavaliers beat Senayan CC by 26 runs in a closely fought game. Winning the toss and batting first, Ceylon got off to a good start with Avakash Lohia (21) and Mufasil (28). Then, as Gaurav Kapoor and Baba Sivasankaran plundered 26 runs off one over, Ceylon was sitting pretty …

Eki Antaria’s superb all-round show helps DKI Jakarta Tigers upset Menara Devils by a huge 70 runs

In the JCA T20 tournament that is currently underway, In a group B game at Cibubur on Saturday, a disciplined and energetic performance by RI’s DKI saw them defeat favorites Menara Devils by a whopping margin of 70 runs. In a show of aggressive and intelligent batting, accurate bowling and sharp fielding, DKI impressively went about their task of putting …

An all-round team performance helps Victorious Secret comfortably beat Senayan CC by 6 wickets

In the 4th game, Victorious Secret comfortably beat Senayan CC by 6 wickets. Ramdoni 27 & Nando 22 helped Senayan CC recover from a shaky start. But tight bowling by Suhail Modak (3/23), David Singha (2/14) & Kiruba Sankar (2/20) meant that Senayan CC could only get to 126 for 7 in 20 overs. Victorious Secret looked were in good …

Maneesh Tripathi’s 3/19 helps TKCC Royals comfortably overcome a fighting DKI Jakarta Tigers by 7 wickets

Last year’s winners TKCC Royals took on the Developmental Indonesian side, DKI Jakarta in the 3rd game. The young DKI team did well to play out 20 overs but could only manage 105/6,  thanks to a solid 34 by Aditya Guslawa. Manish Tripathi was the main wicket-taker with 3/17. TKCC Royals were then made to work hard and they needed …

Maneesh Dubey’s fighting 51* & Bhuwanesh Waran’s classy all-round act helps Emerio Dragons comfortably beat Ceylon Cavaliers by 48 runs

In the 2nd game of Saturday, Emerio Dragons beat Ceylon Cavaliers comprehensively by 48 runs. Naidu got Emerio off to a brisk start, but Faheem (0/19) pulled things back for Ceylon. Maneesh Dubey 51*(28) & Bhuwan 31(22) then put on a fabulous partnership to boost Emerio to a strong 168/5 in 20 overs. Bhuwan, then got into the act with …

Dhimanshu’s quickfire knock & Jagdeep’s fiery bowling help Jaguar CC beat Menara Devils by 4 wickets

The non-stop Cricketing calendar, continues, with the JCA T20 Tournament for the year starting this Saturday. In the 1st match of this tournament, Jaguar CC were made to fight-hard for a 4 wicket win over Menara Devils. Choosing to bowl first, Jaguar CC’s bowlers exercised good control with Jagdeep 1/13 & Sasi 2/19 bowling good lengths. Despite good cameos from …

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

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 …

Marten Eddy’s superb all-round performance & his blazing partnership with Cameron Knox helped Fez Rebels beat Indorama CC by 3 wickets but despite a tremendous fight, they fell tantalizingly short of the NRR needed to be promoted to Div1

Tied on the same number of points along with the Fez Rebels and ChallengersCC, Metro just about made it to the runner-up position by virtue of a better net run rate, even as Fez Rebels made a valiant attempt in the last league game on Sunday to better it. In the face off against IndoramaCC, the Rebels had to chase …

Prem, Anjar & Ashit shine as Senayan CC beat Jakarta Barbarians by 6 wickets at GMIS grounds on Sunday

SenayanCC finished runners-up this season, with 108 points. With what looked like was going to be a tight race to the summit, SenayanCC stayed in the hunt for the best part of this season. However despite beating the Jakarta Barbarians by 6 wickets today, 2 defeats in their last 4 games put paid to any chance of them laying their …

The JCA were delighted to host Kinrara CC from Malaysia for 2 T20 games over the weekend

Check out the Photos of the Game here JCA hosted a tour by Kinrara Cricket Club (KCC) from Malaysia. The tour which is part of fostering relationship between KCC and JCA and that which showcases the role of JCA in the development of cricket in the region included 2 T20 games at GMIS. Brief scores KCC vs GMIS GMIS 237/9 …

Eki Antaria’s superb all-round performance (72* & 3/34) helps Jakarta Barbarians upset KLN WISCI’s experiment by 59 runs at GMIS grounds

Meanwhile at the GMIS grounds, in Division 1, the Jakarta Barbarians defeated KLNWISCI by 59 runs. Batting first the Barbarians reached 233/7 in 35 overs. Eki Antaria scored 72* while Jon Baker and Ben Burgess chipped in with useful forties. Rajneesh picked up 2 wickets. In response, KLNWISCI who had already secured an unassailable lead at the top of the …

Pradeep Patnaik’s all-round effort & some calm nerves help Mavecrics CC beat Ceylon CC by 1 run in a last-ball thriller at Cibubur grounds

At the TATA Motors JCA league, in a game that was certainly not for the faint hearted, MavecricsCC overcame some nerve wracking moments in the last 2 overs of its defense of its score of 170 runs, as it defeated CeylonCC by a solitary run, in a Division2 game at Cibubur on Sunday. With CeylonCC needing 28 runs off the …

Yet another Naresh Gaylestorm & a fabulous all-round performance by Pratyush helped GMIS CC decimate TKCC by 6 wickets on Saturday

Meanwhile, GMIS’ Naresh Gupta and Pratyush Chaturvedi ensured no calculators were needed as they decimated TKCC by 6 wickets in their encounter on Saturday. Batting first, TKCC piled up 255/7 in 35 overs. Rakesh Gowda top scored with an unbeaten 93 while Hitesh Malhotra and Rakshan Rai helped themselves to half centuries. Pratyush took 3/24. GMIS started with the calmness …

Prem & Amar’s unbeaten partnership sees Senayan CC slide home to a 9 wicket win on better run-rate after rain interrupted their game against WPP India XI

  Calculators played a role again as SenayanCC defeated WPP IndiaXI by 9 wickets in a rain affected match by virtue of a better run rate, at Cibubur. Put into bat by stand-in skipper Prakash, WPP were kept on a tight leash in the first session. A fine partnership between Vasudevan (73 runs) and Arun Rajain (41 runs) helped balance …

Taimur’s destructive 6-for and Mahesh’s fabulous 68 help Menara CC beat both the rain & Emerio CC at GMIS grounds

In a Division 1 encounter on Sunday, MenaraCC thrashed EmerioCC a by a whopping 144 runs. Boldly opting to bat first, Menara reached 279/5 in 35 overs. Building on a good opening partnership, Menara continued to keep up the momentum through its opener Taimur Khan (42 runs) and John Dulip (56 runs off 37 balls). At 166/3 after 24 overs, …

Abhay Bhalerao’s superb 88 helps Jaguar CC prevail over a fighting Indorama CC by 32 runs at GMIS grounds

Meanwhile, Jaguar CC continued on its merry way when it defeated Indorama CC by 32 runs at GMIS on Sunday. Batting first, the Jaguars made 255/7 in 35 overs, thanks largely to the 150 run partnership between Abhay Bhalerao (88 runs) and Dhimanshu Raghuwanshi (59 runs). Abhishek Sinha (2/53) and Sirish (1/39) did well with the ball. In response, Indorama …

Prabhu ‘Kabali’raj’s blistering 83 & yet another all-round performance by Kirubasankar help Metro Indians comfortably beat Ceylon CC by 48 runs in a must-win game for them

Meanwhile at the same venue on Sunday, Metro Indians defeated CeylonCC by 48 runs, thereby giving itself a bright chance of finishing amongst the top 2 in division 2, if other results go in their favor. Going into what was a “must-win” game for Metro to stay in the hunt, Metro Indians’ skipper, Prabhu Kaliraj came to the fore as …

Rajeev’s patient 50 & good performances by Navin Param and Rajneesh help KLN WISCI beat Senayan CC comprehensively by 60 runs

Defending champions KLNWISCI secured its 11th consecutive victory in the TATA Motors JCA League when it defeated SenayanCC by 60 runs on Saturday at the Cibubur grounds, consolidating its position at the top of the pack in Division 1. Having been quite successful in chasing and the possibility of rains in the afternoon, SenayanCC had no hesitation in asking WISCI …

Vimal Nair’s splendid Fiver, a good 43 by Santhosh & some shrewd captaincy, help Challengers CC finish the season with a big 70 run win over Fez Rebels CC

In a Division 2 game at GMIS grounds the ChallengersCC signed off this season with a victory over Fez Rebels by 70 runs. Electing to bat first, aided by Vimal Nair’s 24 runs and Dhanashekaran’s 28runs at the top of the order and a late flourish by Santhosh Kumar’s 43 runs (off 34 balls), the Challengers finished with 203 all-out …

Ben Burgess’s fine all-round performance helps Jakarta Barbarians give a nice farewell present to Andrew Barnes with an 8 wicket win over Emerio CC

At the same venue on Sunday, The Jakarta Barbarians defeated Emerio by 75 runs. Brief Scores – Emerio 174 all out. Dilip Udayashankar scored 62 runs. Ben Burgess 4/25. Jakarta Barbarians reached the target, scoring 175/2 in the 30th over. Ben Burgess (70 not out ) and Eki Antaria (37 not-out). Thanks to Arun & Jegan from Metro Indians CC …

Kshitij Shinde’s stroke-ful 122 & Vishal Garg’s fabulous 5/18 help TKCC thrash Menara CC by a whopping 139 runs

In a TATA motors JCA League Division 1 game at Purwakarta on Sunday, a pugnacious yet fluent innings of 122 runs by Ksitij knocked the wind out of MenaraCC’s sails as TKCC won by a whopping margin of 139 runs. The innings of Kshitij which came off just 83 balls and laced with 9 boundaries and 6 Sixes ensured that …

Riski Sanjaya’s 43 & Angga Lucky’s 4/34 helped the Indonesian boys of Chairos Tigers chalk up another big, 79 run win over Mavecrics CC

At Cibubur, on Saturday, RI’s Chairos Tigers defeated MavecricsCC by 79 runs. Batting first, the Tigers reached 188/6 in 35 overs. Riski Sanjaya top scored with 43 runs while Aditya Gustama and Fiskal Sabara chipped in with 22 runs each. Roy took 3/41 off his 7 overs. Chasing a target of 189 which by no means is insurmountable, the Mavecrics …

Corbon’s 4/25 & Christian’s quick 35 help Fez Rebels prevail over Metro Indians on better run-rate in a rain-shortened game at Cibubur

Meanwhile in another game at Cibubur, the rain gods did have a part to play as Fez Rebels secured full points from the game when they defeated Metro Indians, by virtue of comfortably being ahead of the required run-rate when play was called off due to heavy downpour. Bating first, Metro was looking good after 16 overs, reaching 71/1, thanks …

Viraj Bhammar’s unbeaten 83 helps KLN WISCI to a huge 9 wicket win over GMIS CC at the GMIS grounds on Sunday

The KLN WISCI juggernaut continued to roll on its merry way, as the defending champions notched up their 10th victory in the TATA Motors JCA league, when it steamrolled GMIS into submission by 9 wickets in a Division 1 encounter on Sunday. Chasing a below par score of 144 runs to win, WISCI cantered home losing just one wicket with …

Christian Hirst’s blazing 61no helps Fez Rebels thrash Ceylon CC by 8 wickets 

In a back to back division 2 game at the TATA motors JCA League, between Fez Rebels and Ceylon Cricket Club at Cibubur on Saturday, Fez Rebels exacted sweet revenge for their previous loss with a comprehensive 8 wicket win over Ceylon. Put into bat, Ceylon lost wickets at regular intervals and failed to forge a partnership. The CCC batsmen …

Sekar’s unbeaten 61 & Santhosh Kumar’s 3/31 took Challengers CC to a comfortable 6 wicket win over Chairos Tigers 

Meanwhile at the GMIS grounds on Sunday,in a division 2 encounter ChallengersCC came up with an improved batting display to defeat Chairos Tigers by 6 wickets. Winning the toss and batting first, Chairos tigers managed to get up to 172 runs all out in the final over of their innings. Fiskal top scored with 33 runs while Yoko scored 27 …

A solid team performance led by Dilip Udayshankar’s 59 helps Emerio CC thrash TKCC by 117 runs

The division 1 game between EmerioCC and TKCC, on Sunday saw a one sided affair with Emerio turning up victors by a massive 117 runs. You couldn’t have asked for a better result while losing the toss and being asked to bat first. Lead by Dilip Udayashankar’s 59 runs, Emerio maintained a steady run rate right through the innings, finishing …

The young Indonesian bowling star, Desandri’s brilliant 4/11, triggers a big GMIS CC batting collapse to help Jakarta Barbarians to a huge 86 run win

In a Division 1 game at Purwakarta, SenayanCC defeated MenaraCC by 51 runs. Being asked to bat first, the experience of Prem Subramaniam ( 73 runs off 74 balls ) helped SenayanCC reach 176 runs before being all-out. Anjar Tadarus chipped in with 38 runs. Taimur Khan, with his smart variations of pace at the death, took 4/33 while Harish …

Prem’s 73 & Shubho’s 5/25 help Senayan CC comfortably beat Menara CC by 51 runs and stay in the running for Div1 leadership

In a Division 1 game at Purwakarta, SenayanCC defeated MenaraCC by 51 runs. Being asked to bat first, the experience of Prem Subramaniam ( 73 runs off 74 balls ) helped SenayanCC reach 176 runs before being all-out. Anjar Tadarus chipped in with 38 runs. Taimur Khan, with his smart variations of pace at the death, took 4/33 while Harish …

Irshad Mahumad’s blitzkrieg 78* helps Jaguar CC thrash Metro Indians CC by 7 wickets with 15 overs to spare at GMIS grounds

In the TATA Motors JCA league games over the weekend, JaguarsCC defeated Metro Indians by 7 wickets to assure themselves of a finish at the top of the table in Division 2. A fine all-round performance with both bat and ball saw them defeat Metro Indians comprehensively. Such was their domination that JaguarsCC romped home, losing just 3 wickets and …

Veteran Vasu & newcomer Sidhu Singh lead a solid team-performance by Challengers CC to defeat Mavecrics CC by 4 wickets

In another division 2 game at Cibubur grounds, ChallengersCC defeated Mavecrics by 4 wickets. Winning the toss and bowling first, the Challengers kept pegging away at the wickets. With his bounce and subtle variations, and the “carom ball” to boot, Vimal Nayar spun a web around the Mavecrics batsmen taking 3/17, while Satinder took 3/23. With debutant Pawan Lahoti’s 20 …

Junior Cricket coaching is starting again in Jakarta thanks to efforts of Prakash, Marty & Aman

The 3SIXTY Cricket Academy is pleased to introduce youth cricket coaching programs on Sundays at the Australian Independent School @ the Pejatan campus, South Jakarta, starting from April 2016. The academy will offer cricket-coaching programs, open for boys and girls from the age of 6 to 16 years, conducted by qualified Coaches (Cricket Australia Certified), in an enjoyable, safe and …

Jagdeep Singh’s 4 wicket haul helps Jaguar CC beat Metro Indians in a low-scoring top of the board, Div2 clash at Cibubur

In another Division 2 game, Metro Indians took on table toppers JaguarsCC. Batting first, Metro had a steady procession of batsmen walking back to the pavilion, to be all-out for 67 runs.  Kirubashankar was the lone contributor with the bat scoring 32 runs. For Jaguars Jagdish took 4/20 while Rehan (3/14) and Dhimanshu (2/9) didn’t want to be left out …

A quickfire 45 by Ishaq Khan helps Menara CC beat Jakarta Barbarians quite comfortably by 36 runs at Cibubur grounds

In another Division 1 game at Cibubur on Sunday, the belligerent innings of hard hitting batsman Ishaq Khan proved decisive as MenaraCC defeated Jakarta Barbarians by 36 runs. Ishaq, took center-stage as the Barbarians had Menara in a spot of bother at 132/8. He took the battle right into the Barbarian’s camp as he smashed 6 sixes, while remaining unbeaten …

Rain helps pull KLN WISCI out of the clutches of defeat to narrowly prevail over WPP India XI by 3 runs on Net run rate

Elsewhere at Purwakarta on Sunday, defending champions KLN WISCI pulled off a close win against close title contenders WPP IndiaXI when they won by 3 runs by virtue of a better run rate, when play was halted due to heavy downpour. According to KLNWISCI skipper William Noronha, in what could “easily be one of their best wins in a decade”, WISCI …

Nando’s sixy 82 helps the Indonesian boys of Chairos Tigers upset Indorama CC by 47 runs at GMIS grounds

Winning the toss and electing to field first, at the GMIS grounds on Sunday, it all seemed good for Indorama when they had the Indonesian lads tottering at 46/4. However a fine counter-attacking innings from Fernando Nando Nato provided the thrust the innings needed. His knock of 82 runs that was laced with 8 cleanly hit sixes and his partnership …

Avakash, Mufasil, Dihan & Noushad star in Ceylon CC’s all-round team performance that led them to comfortably beat Fez Rebels CC

On Saturday, CeylonCC defeated Fez Rebels by 6 wickets in a Division 2 game. Batting first, Fez Rebels were all out for 163 runs, after a fine opening partnership between Cameron Knox (51 runs) and Corbon (42 runs). Dihan Silva (3/26) and Noushad (3/13) lead the effort with the ball as the Rebels lost their last 9 wickets for just …

MVP Kirubasankar continued his superlative form to help Metro Indians beat Mavecrics CC in a close game at GMIS grounds 

In a Division 2 encounter at the GMIS grounds, Metro Indians survived a late order onslaught to overcome Mavecrics by 11 runs. In a ground where chasing is the preferred option, Mavecricis had no hesitation in inviting Metro to take first strike upon winning the toss. Their decision however seemed to backfire as Metro got off to a rollicking start …

Parag Haldankar & Amit Dabas help Senayan CC comprehensively beat Emerio CC at Cibubur 

In a Division 1 fixture at the Cibubur grounds on Sunday, the Senayan Lions, fielding a depleted side in the absence of its regular Indonesian players, who were busy with their commitments to their west Java team in preparations for the PON (National Games) made good use of its available resources, first to put up a competitive score and then …

Viraj, Naveen & Deepak star as KLN WISCI fight out a late order scare to defeat Menara CC by 24 runs

In another game at the GMIS grounds, MenaraCC ran WISCI too close for comfort in a game that appeared to have been done and dusted by the second drinks break of the Menara chase. What looked like was going to be a run-away victory for the defending champions, turned on its head when Menara’s Mohit Keshwani and Prakash Kewlani threw …

Dihan Silva’s superb all-round contribution helps Ceylon CC beat Indorama CC by 4 wickets 

At Purwakarta, riding on Veteran Dihan Silva’s all round performance (76 runs and 4/26) CeylonCC defeated Indorama by 4 wickets. Batting first, Indorama was all out for 140 runs in a ground that has smallish square boundaries. Dihan gathered all his experience as he held one end up in guiding Ceylon to overhaul the target comfortably by 4 wickets, even …

Ardan’s superb bowling spell helps the Indonesian boys of Chairos Tigers, upset Metro Indians 

At the Cibubur ground on Sunday, the Indonesian Tigers roared up the points table as they defeated favorites Metro Indians by 5 wickets in a division 2 game in the TATA Motors JCA League. Batting first Metro started well by reaching 61/2 in 12 overs. The key wicket of Prabhu Kaliraj who was out while going for a non-existent second …

Karan, Naresh & Pratyush star in GMIS CC’s comfortable win over Senayan CC

At the GMIS grounds, another stupendous effort by the players on Sunday ensured some play was possible as hosts GMIS took on Senayan Lions in a game reduced to 20 overs a side due to rains. Chasing 174 to win, GMIS was off to a rollicking start led by it’s opening batsman Karan Tiwari (30 runs off 11 overs ). …

Satinder’s sterling all-round performance helps Challengers CC upset Jaguar CC at Cibubur 

At Cibubur, overnight and persistent rains made the ground conditions look unplayable for the Sunday game between ChallengersCC and Division 2 leaders JaguarsCC. However a brief let up in the rain saw the puddles of water recede in a ground known to have impressive drainage which made play possible, but reduced to 20 overs a side, to accommodate for the …

Vasu’s gritty knock helps WPP India XI scrape home against Jakarta Barbarians in a very tight game

On Saturday at the same venue, WPP India XI defeated the Jakarta Barbarians by 1 wicket in another humdinger of a game. Batting first, the Barbarians were looking good at 53/0 after 12 overs. WPP, then led by Ajay (2/21) pulled things back as Barbarians crawled to 88/1 at the second drinks break, before finishing at 168/5 in 35 overs. …

Srikkanth shines once again in Indorama CC’s thrashing of Mavecrics CC by 92 runs at Purwakarta 

At Purwakarta, Indorama defeated Mavecrics by 92 runs. Brief scores – Indorama 163 all out. Srikhant (42) and Kaushik (21) runs. Sanjeev Modi (3/17) and Pradeep Patnaik (2/21) bowled well. Mavecrics 71 runs all out. Thanks to Sabry & Harish Tiwari from Ceylon CC for umpiring the game. 

A captains knock by William & a good spell from Suhail help KLN WISCI comfortably beat TKCC at GMIS grounds 

In the game between KLN WISCI and TKCC on Sunday at the GMIS grounds, aided by a fine opening partnership between skipper William Noronha (52 runs )and Viraj Bhammar (38 runs ) that yielded 100 runs, WISCI ran up a competitive score of 253/5. Surendran Chandramohan (44 runs) and Gaurav Tiwari (44* off 19 balls ) provided the leather-hunt in …

Christian Hirst’s 5 wicket haul helps Fez Rebels overcome a spirited fight by Chairos Tigers at Cibubur 

At the same venue on Sunday, a similar situation unfolded when Fez Rebels were set a target of 140 by Chairos Tigers. The Rebels, who started strongly rushing to 28 runs in only the 3rd over, then started losing wickets in a canter to be struggling at 121/7. With still 20 runs adrift, it took the calm demeanor of Suresh …

The experience of Subhash Modgil & Atul Kakkar help Menara CC grit it out to a close win over Emerio CC

In the first match between Menara CC and Emerio CC on Saturday, winning the toss and opting to field first, Menara did well to restrict Emerio to 145 all out. Despite a steady start by Emerio, Menara came back strongly in the second and third sessions to keep pegging away at the wickets. Prakash Kewlani (2/18), Harish Tiwari (2/25) and …

Chirag, Suhail & Viraj star in KLN WISCI’s comfortable 8 wicket win over the Jakarta Barbarians 

In another Division 1 game at Cibubur, defending champions KLN WISCI defeated Jakarta Barbarians by 8 wickets in a rain affected match by virtue of a better run rate. Batting first, the Barbarians could never get going on a bright morning as they lost wickets regularly to be all out for 93 runs. Debutant Chirag Shah (3/8)and Suhail Modak (3/19) …

Naresh’s gaylestorm 143 & Pratyush’s classy 101 help GMIS CC beat WPP India XI by 29 runs

At the TATA Motors JCA League on Sunday, a fine counter-attacking innings by GMIS Skipper Naresh Gupta, supported by another century (101 runs) by talented youngster Pratyush Chaturvedi, and their massive partnership together help set up a much needed win for the hosts, when they defeated a fighting WPP India XI by 29 runs. Being asked to take first strike …

Veteran Dihan re-discovers his mojo & along with contributions from Fahim & Das, help Ceylon CC beat Challengers CC by 30 runs

Meanwhile at the GMIS grounds, CeylonCC defeated ChallengersCC by 40 runs. Taking first strike upon winning the toss, Ceylon lost its first wicket rather quickly. In walked Dihan Silva who while scoring a swashbuckling 44 runs off 32 balls, aided a fine partnership of 73 runs with Nalakka to be 95/2 at 12 overs. The fall of Dihan’s wicket triggered …

Keyur Moradia takes this seasons 1st hat-trick to lead Mavecrics CC to a 4 wicket win over Chairos Tigers at Cibubur grounds

In a Division 2 game at Cibubur on Sunday, a splendid bowling performance by Keyur Moradia that saw him take the first hat-trick of this season, helped the Mavecrics defeat Chairos Tigers by 4 wickets. Fielding first, the Mavecrics never allowed the Tigers’ batsmen to get away as they kept things on a tight leash, limiting them to 42/3 at …

Sakthi’s all-round performance & good cameo from Prabhu helped Metro Indians beat Indorama CC comfortably by 59 runs

In another game that took place on Saturday at the Cibubur grounds, Metro Indians, riding on a fine all round performance by Sakthi Narayanan, defeated IndoramaCC by 59 runs. Winning the toss and batting first on a hot steamy day, Metro’s opening batsmen gave them the perfect start when they put on 100 runs for the first wicket. Lead by …

Veteran Srikkanth’s all-round performance helps Indorama CC beat Challengers CC by 39 runs

In the game between Indorama and Challengers CC at Cibubur, Indorama won the game by 39 runs. Batting first Indorama finished on 188/9 in 35 overs. PC Sethi and Srikanth scored 24 runs and 25 runs respectively. Satinder Minhas took 3/29 while Sunil Samtani took 2/31. In response, the Challengers who kept losing wickets at regular intervals could not keep …

Rehan & other bowlers help Jaguar CC beat Chairos Tigers by 5 wickets in a low scoring game at Cibubur 

In another game that was played on Saturday at Cibubur in division 2, the Jaguars strengthened their position at the top of the table, when they defeated Chairos Tigers by 5 wickets. Winning the toss and batting first, the Tigers squandered away the advantage when they lost quick wickets in the first 12 overs to be precariously placed at 50/6. …

Pallav Malhotra’s sparkling 155 helps WPP India XI beat GMIS CC by 64 runs

In a Division 1 game at the GMIS Grounds on Sunday, the hosts took on the might of WPP India XI. Winning the toss and inserting the opposition in to bat, GMIS were not quite prepared for the onslaught of the WPP batsmen, who lead by Pallav Malhotra’s attacking 155 runs, amassed 315/9 in its full quota of 35 overs. …

The Gowda duo, Nagesh with the ball (4/17) & Rakesh with the bat (39*) star for TKCC as they thrash Jakarta Barbarians by 9 wickets at Purwakarta

In another division 1 game at Purwakarta, TKCC defeated the Jakarta Barbarians by 9 wickets. Batting first, the Barbarians were all out for a mere 60 runs. Ben Burgess scored 19 runs. Nagesh Gawda took 4/20 while Maneesh Tripathi took 3 wickets conceding just 1 run. In response, lead by Rakesh AS’ unbeaten 39 runs, TKCC overhauled the target in …

Rajneesh Vasudeva (4/13) & William Noronha (42*/25 balls) shine as KLN WISCI Wanderers thrash Emerio CC by 8 wickets at Cibubur

Covered wickets, effective drainage, resilient men in whites all came together to produce yet another weekend of competitive cricket in the TATA motors JCA League that saw victories for KLN WISCI, the Fez Rebels and TKCC. On a newly laid mat at the Cibubur Grounds on Sunday, defending champions KLN WISCI annihilated Emerio CC in a division 1 fixture. Batting …

Corbon shines with both the bat (74*) & the ball (triple wicket maiden) to help Fez Rebels prevail over Mavecrics in a closely fought game at GMIS

In a division 2 fixture at the GMIS grounds, the Fez Rebels defeated Mavecrics CC by 3 wickets in a gripping encounter. Batting first, MavecricsCC started well but a sudden collapse of 5 wickets saw them struggling at 51/5. Pradeep Patnaik who was batting cautiously, then found support in the form of Sanjeev Modi (28 runs) to stabilize the innings. …

Kangaroo Curry Cup 2016

Indian XI prevail over Australian XI to win the 2016 edition of the Kangaroo-Curry Cup

Every year to celebrate the spirit of cricket that exists between two of the largest expatriate communities represented in Jakarta, the Kangaroo Curry cup is played between a select Australia XI and India XI. The dates also coincide with both Australia Day & India’s Republic Day (both of which fall on the 26th of January) Consisting of the best of talent …

Kirubasankar’s continued hot form & Suresh Rangachari’s 3/31 helped Metro Indians beat Challengers CC by 54 runs in a low scoring game

In another division 2 fixture at Cibubur grounds, the Metro Indians defeated Challengers CC by 54 runs. In a low scoring game, the Metro Indians were all out for 157 runs in the 31st over. Kiruba Sankar was his usual consistent self scoring 66 runs while Sakthi Narayanan contributed 18 runs. For the Challengers, Satinder Minhas took 4/24 while Manickavasagan …

A brilliant 88no by Gema Fajar helps Chairos Tigers upset Ceylon CC by 16 runs

Meanwhile on Sunday, at the same venue, in a division 2 game, the all Indonesian Chairos Tigers defeated Ceylon CC by 16 runs. Batting first the Tigers scored 235/3 in its 35 overs. Gemma Fajar remained unbeaten on 88 runs (off just 77 balls) along with veteran Sachin Gopalan (58* off 44 balls). Chasing 236 runs to win, Ceylon, riding …

John Dulip Kumar & Mohit shine for Menara CC as they beat GMIS CC by 4 wickets in a high scoring game

A clinical batting performance by Menara CC while chasing a stiff target helped them defeat GMIS in their own backyard by 4 wickets, in a division 1 encounter on Saturday, in the TATA Motors JCA League. Chasing a target of 247 runs to win, on a ground that has had an impressive makeover, Menara CC romped home in the 33rd …

Rahul Pagad’s all round performance helps WPP India XI beat TKCC by 15 runs at Cibubur 

Elsewhere at the Cibubur grounds, in a Division 1 encounter between WPP India XI and TKCC on Sunday, WPP secured a 15 run victory. Despite losing the toss and being asked to bat first, WPP got off to a good start when they reached 101/2 in just 12 overs. 67 runs were scored in the next session as TKCC pulled …

Amit Lalaji’s 6 wkt haul helps Jaguar CC strengthen their Div2 leadership with a 82 run win over Mavecrics 

Division 2 table toppers Jaguars CC kick-started their business end of the TATA Motors JCA League, in the first game this year, by defeating Mavecrics CC by a convincing 82 runs. The game played at the GMIS grounds on Sunday, saw Jaguars CC batting first upon winning the toss. Despite losing an early wicket, the Jaguars reached 154/4 in 24 …

The JCA thanks and bids farewell to Rangan for his tremendous contributions to cricket in Jakarta as he moves back to India

Kasturi Rangan over many years has made a tremendous contribution to the JCA and the game of cricket in Indonesia.  He has been involved in the construction and laying of almost all the wickets we use today. He also played an active role in the committee for many years and was one to count on for any help at any …

Congratulations to each of the MVPs of the respective clubs at the Mid-season stage of the league

Want to know how you/ your friends have performed so far in the Tata Motors JCA League 2015-16? Check out all the player stats for each club on your respective Club pages on the website. Also check out some fascinating new Stats calculated by our Chief Statistician Corbon Loughnan at the http://jakartacricket.com/mvp-board/  

Prem Subramanian’s 60 helps Senayan CC consolidate their Div1 leadership after they beat Emerio CC by 4 wickets

In a Division 1 game at GMIS Grounds on Sunday, SenayanCC took on EmerioCC. Winning the toss and opting to bowl first, lead by Raj Kapadia’s 3 wicket burst, Senayan had Emerio in a spot of bother straight away when they had them reeling at 45/4 after 12 overs. Despite trying to make a recovery, Emerio could only manage to …

Mufasil’s steady 97 helps Ceylon CC continue their winning run as they upset Jaguar CC by 53 runs

CeylonCC, riding high on the back of an improved performance in its last two games, went on to register its third consecutive victory in the TATA Motors JCA League, when they upset table toppers JaguarsCC by a comfortable margin of 53 runs, in a Division 2 encounter at the Cibubur grounds on Sunday. Winning the toss and batting first, CeylonCC …

Rajeev Kumar’s takes 8 wickets in the 3rd best all-time JCA bowling performance to help Ceylon CC beat Metro Indians in an exciting match at Cibubur

The division 2 encounter between Ceylon CC and Metro Indians at Cibubur on Sunday provided one of the most thrilling encounters, where the fortunes of both teams kept swinging wildly like a pendulum, before Ceylon CC eventually clinched victory by 2 wickets. Winning the toss and batting first, Metro got off to a dream start when it reached 110/0 in …

The seasons 10th ton by Yash Rathore & an all-round performance by Taimur help Menara CC beat WPP India XI easily

In the TATA Motors JCA League, a high quality game of cricket, led by debutant Yash Rathore’s aggressive century (100 runs) and an all-round display by Taimur Khan (6/49 and 77 not out) saw Menara get the better of last season’s finalist and favorites WPP India XI in a division 1 encounter at the GMIS Grounds on Sunday.   On …

Dhimanshu’s second consecutive ton helps Jaguar CC beat Mavecrics by 44 runs in a high scoring game at Cibubur

In the game between division 2 leaders Jaguars CC and Mavecrics at Cibubur, the Jaguars continued its winning streak when they won by 44 runs, in a fixture that was reduced to 32 overs a side due to rain interruption. Bating first, lead by its run machine Dhimanshu Raghuwanshi who scored a fine century (122 runs off just 68 balls), …

MVP Kirubasankar’s all-round performance helps Metro Indians beat Indorama CC by 9 runs in a close game

In a Division 2 encounter at Purwakarta on Sunday, Metro Indians triumphed over hosts Indorama by 9 runs in a high scoring game. Opting to bat first on a wet wicket, Metro got off to a fine start lead by its opening batsman and inform batsman Kirubu Shankar reaching 78/0 in 12 overs. His innings of 93 runs ( off …

A captains knock by Swaroop & an all-round performance by Rakshan Rai help TKCC beat Menara CC by 4 wickets

Earlier on Saturday at Cibubur, TKCC defeated Menara CC by 4 wickets in another division 1 fixture. Winning the toss, TKCC invited Menara to take first strike. Starting cautiously through its openers Deepak Khullar (34 runs ) and Taimur Khan, Menara was comfortably placed at 138/4 after 24 overs. Despite a fine 44 runs by its No. 3 batsman Rahul, …

A blistering 90 by Naresh & a 4 wicket haul by Manish help GMIS CC beat Jakarta Barbarians by 4 wickets 

Riding on an aggressive 90 runs by Naresh Gupta, and his match winning century partnership with Pratyush Chaturvedi, GMIS went on to beat Jakarta Barbarians by 4 wickets, on Sunday, at the GMIS grounds, in the TATA Motors JCA League Division 1 encounter. Being asked to bat first, the Barbarians scored 216/5 in its 35 overs. Ben Burgess remained unbeaten …

Rakesh Gowda’s unbeaten 50 & other all round performances help TKCC beat GMIS CC by 2 wickets in a close game

Elsewhere at GMIS grounds, TKCC beat hosts GMIS by 2 wickets. GMIS scored 225/8 in 35 overs. Young all-rounder Karan Tiwari (62 runs) and Pratyush Chaturvedi (55 runs) did well with the bat. Maneesh Tripathi (2/34) and Mukesh Khetan (2/38) bowled well for TKCC. In response TKCC reached the target losing 8 wickets in the 32nd over. Rakesh remained unbeaten …

Dhimanshu Raghuwanshi’s season highest 161 goes in vain as rain washes out game between Jaguar CC & Indorama CC

Meanwhile, at Purwakarta, in a game that saw an undefeated Jaguars CC take on Indorama CC, the weather played spoilsport again, as the game was called off during the second innings. Taking first strike, the Jaguars CC batting was lead by its in-form no. 3 batsman Dhimanshu Raghuwanshi who scored a blitzkrieg maiden century, scoring 161 runs off just 107 …

Ben Burgess’s 5 wicket haul helps Jakarta Barbarians easily beat Emerio CC by 7 wickets

Earlier on Saturday at Cibubur, the Jakarta Barbarians beat Emerio by 7 wickets. Emerio were all out for 140 runs. Manikandan scored 32 runs while Ben Burgess took 5/39. The Barbarians reached the target in the 23rd over. Jon Baker scored 55 runs supported by Ben Burgess who remained unbeaten on 39 runs.   

Manick creates panic with the ball to help Challengers CC beat Fez Rebels by 1 wicket in a close game

In the TATA Motors JCA League on Sunday, the Challengers CC defeated Fez Rebels by 1 wicket, by virtue of a better net-run-rate, in a game that saw stoppages due to rain and fortunes fluctuating right through, eventually culminating in a nail biting finish. In the Division 2 encounter at Cibubur, being asked to bat first on a bright and …

Kesavadas’s fine 4 wicket haul helps Ceylon CC record their maiden 73 run win over Mavecrics

Ceylon CC, in its 4th match of the season, secured its first victory of the TATA Motors JCA League, when it defeated favorites Mavecrics by 73 runs in a division 2 encounter. Winning the toss and batting first at Cibubur grounds on Sunday, Ceylon CC got off to good start, reaching 77/1 in 12 overs. Despite losing wickets in the …

All-round performances led by Warwick, Marty, Dan Thomas & OP Rajesh help Fez Rebels beat Metro Indians by 43 runs

In another Division 2 fixture at GMIS Grounds on Sunday, Fez Rebels moved to the 3rd position on the points table, behind Jaguars CC and Metro CC when it beat Metro CC by 43 runs. Winning the toss and batting first, the Rebels got off to a bright start lead by Warwick Peters who scored 52 runs. The middle order …