Chefgenie Shield Final 2017
2017 Chefgenie Shield Champions Bradford Moor proved what an outstanding team they certainly are on their day.
To put it in very simple terms Bradford Moor out classed the promising new addition to the League Style CC in every department.
Style CC Captain Niaz Khan had a brilliant start by winning the toss and elected to bat. Niaz sent his recognised inform right hand batsman Waqas Khan alongside the one of Quaid e Azam League’s most experience left hand talented batsman Majid Khan who both gave Style CC a reasonable start of 50 runs before the fall of first wicket.
Bradford Moor opened their bowling with spin which came from the youngest player on the field Junaid Jamshed. The youngster picked up 4 wickets for 17 runs in his marvellous 9 overs. Style were all out for 144 with Waqas’ fine knock of 63. In reply Bradford Moor chased down the total with only two wickets down. Bilal Ejaz 66 not out & Mustafa Rafiq retiring on 52. Junaid Jamshed was the 2017 Chefgenie Man of the Match. His figures of 4-17 was the key to his side’s well deserved victory.
Y&SS Cup Semi- Finals Report.
Despite having a great start Darulshafa found themselves in a tricky situation at one point.
Heaton Park were put into bat and managed to score 125 before they were all out. Amir Hamza was the pick of the bowlers with 4-14. In reply Darulshafa were cruising 92-2 at one stage before a sudden collapse. Heaton restricted them to 97-7. In the end Darulshafa crossed the line 126-7 and booked themselves into their inaugural Yasmin & Shahid Cup Final.
The second semi final was between joint Premier leaders Bhalot Strikers versus third placed Onq.
If their ever was an innings from an Onq player it had to come from their Star Man Mohammed Jamal.
Jamal’s superb innings of 73 not out helped his side to beat their opponents Bhalot Strikers by 3 wickets. Bhalot Strikers scored 206 with Kamran Hussain top scoring 58 not out.
In reply Mohammed Jamal and his colleagues crossed the line and set themselves up for a Final against Darulshafa which will be played on the 13 August 2017 at Saltaire cc.