The men’s Division 2 UNIMONI-RCA Premier League got underway over the weekend, with Spartans Cricket Club upsetting Tamil Lions by 7 wickets at Gahanga Stadium.
Tamil won the toss and opted to bat first posting 143/10 in 29.3 Overs, 1. While bowling out, A Chandramouli managed 5 Wickets 29 run in 7.3 overs his teammate Eugene Haragirimana recorded 17 runs off 16 balls.
In reply, Spartans CC ripped the heart out of the chase to score 144 runs off 3 balls in the 23.2 Overs when the suffered at the hands of Feruz Sheikh who was named the Man of the Match.
The player provided needed calm moments, managing 5 wickets from 29 runs in 5 Overs. M. Shaikh steered them to calmer waters with 2 wickets from 23 runs in 5 Overs.
While batting, Feruz managed 61 runs in 7 overs, and D. Maganti contributed 22 runs off 31 balls to seal a comfortable victory on paper.
The other game between Indorwa and Rights Guards was postponed because of rain.