Ontario Greens 303 runs in 45 overs stunts Saskatchewan and other teams at the Nation U-16 championship in Winnipeg.


Winnipeg August 5. 2015

Ontario won the toss and elected to bat first on the sunny day. Emmanuel Khokhar and Shrujal Patel get off to a flying start with 132 runs 1st wicket partnership in 13 over when Shrujal C&B by Haseeb Bhatti for 49 in 41 balls. Saskatchewan quickly capitalized on the breaking the partnership by taking next three wicket quickly including confident Emmanuel Khokhar (83 in 56 Balls) before Gurkaran stepped up the crease and smashed all the hope of the Saskatchewan team by outstanding performance of 69 in 55 balls, Marcus Nandu also chipped with 24 runs.

Haseeb Bhatti and syed Raza were the main wickets taker with 3 and 2 wickets respectively.

Chasing the huge target Saskatchewan team was unable to sustain the Ontario Greens Pressure bowling and bowled out for 80 runs Rushi Patel and Mohammed Shemil were the top scorer with 14 and 15 runs respectively.
Harmenjeet Bedi was the main wicket taker for Ontario with 4 wickets for only 17 runs, supported by Gurkaran with 2 wickets for 16 runs. Emmanuel Khokhar, Marcus Nandu and Tajuddin Khan and Shrujal Patel chipped with one wicket each. Ontario Greens next game is tomorrow vs Combine XI

Reported by: Shah Zafar