In the last Preliminary Round for the 2018 Eastern American League Division 2 40 overs tournament MMZCCNY cruised to yet another victory to ensure they have a place in the semi-finals.
After a late change in venue the game was played at Hicksville instead of Flushing Park. MMZNYCC won the toss and elected to bat. They were bowled out for 130 in 28.4 overs. Kieth Eddie top scored with 34 and got support from M. Lutchena, Nicholas Chinkoo and I. Khan who scored 18, 17 and 15 respectively. No other batsman managed to get double figures.
Bowling for Hoboken CC was Hemal who was the chief destroyer with a 5 wicket haul for a miserly 21 runs. Rameshwar supported with 2 – 25.
Hoboken CC returned with the bat could only muster 71 before the were bundled out inside 25 overs. With only Ganesh scoring 25 not out as no other batsman contributed much to the score.
Kelvin Shewprasad led the way with the ball picking up 3 for 12 and got support from Andy Mohammed (2-3), M. Lutchena (1-9) and Nicholas Chinkoo (1-11).
MMZNYCC move to the Semi-finals which will be Sunday 5th, August 2018.