Search

Tense win for Bsix and dominance by NewVic

PUBLISHED: 09:00 12 February 2016

Action from the latest round of Indoor League matches at the UEL SportsDock

Action from the latest round of Indoor League matches at the UEL SportsDock

Archant

A round-up of the latest news from the Essex County Board’s FE Chance to Shine

Action from the latest round of Indoor League matches at the UEL SportsDockAction from the latest round of Indoor League matches at the UEL SportsDock

NewVic College dominated Tower Hamlets and Bsix College scrapped out a win over Norlington College in week 15 of the Essex Cricket Board’s FE Chance to Shine tournament.

NewVic won the toss and elected to bat, and although they lost opener Shafi Mohammed for just four runs, they got off to an excellent start with Mo Shahed in excellent form.

Shahed made 26 not out and retired, returning later in the innings to bring his total up to 38 not out from 22 deliveries, with eight threes and a rare five.

Arafat Bhuiyan and Sharjeel Marjat scored 10 runs each and NewVic finished their innings 107-5.

Tower Hamlets’ tournament struggles continued as they were undone easily thanks to various run outs.

Tahsin Chowdhury was run out for a six-ball duck by Marjat and his replacement, Tarek Ahmed, made eight runs before Marjat collected his wicket through a run out.

Opener Muhammad Shahalom had the best knock of the innings for Tower Hamlets, scoring 20 off 13 balls, but then he too was run out by Marjat and Tower Hamlets were 41-3 in the seventh over.

The rest of the order fell quietly as NewVic picked up six run outs in the match and won by 50 runs after Tower Hamlets were all out for 57.

Bsix’s match against Norlington proved to be a much closer affair. Bsix won the toss, elected to bowl first and initially it seemed like a great decision.

Tahsin Chandran went for duck and then fellow opener Hamza Wajid was caught out by Hassan Shah off Jahan Zeb’s bowling for three runs.

But the rest of the Norlington order picked up the slack as Rizwan Hussain starred with the bat, notching 34 with two fours and a maximum.

Shohaib Naseer scored 13 before he was run out by Zeb, whilst Fareed Hussain and Majeeb Mirzaman each added 10 to shore up the end of the innings.

Norlington posted 94-4 and Bsix came in for a tense run chase. Mukhtiar Jan and Javid Khan got Bsix off to a flying start, as they posted a 35-run partnership.

Jan scored 25 not out and retired, whilst Khan hit 11 runs. Rakib Ullah was dismissed for just one and Zeb was run out for six by Naseer.

Thankfully Hassan Shah was brilliant, scoring 23 runs, to lead his side over the line with just three deliveries to spare.

Latest East London Sports News

Yesterday, 18:00

With a month to go until the Tissot UCI Track Cycling World Cup returns to the Lee Valley Velopark in Stratford, the Great Britain squad for the next round in Berlin has been announced.

Yesterday, 16:40

Lakeside Hammers will not be running in the 2019 speedway season after the BSPA revealed plans for next season after hosting their annual AGM.

Yesterday, 16:00

The Poplar-based club also hosted a show earlier this month which saw nine bouts contested

Yesterday, 12:00

The O’s boss discussed Garry Hill’s return to management and backed his predecessor Daryl McMahon to find work sooner rather than later

Hammers’ Players Project helping to get people active

Yesterday, 09:00

Errington Challenge Cup: Sawbridgeworth Town 2 Tower Hamlets 3

Tue, 17:00

Behind closed doors friendly: Leyton Orient 1 Bristol City 2

Tue, 15:00

Sporting Bengal United manager Imrul Gazi is hoping to be at full strength when they take on Southend Manor.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Are you a landlord looking for a fixed rental income, paid whether the property is empty or not? Steve Westley, general manager at estate agents Elliot Leigh, explains their Guaranteed Rent Scheme and how it takes the stress out of letting your property.

Newsletter Sign Up

East London Advertiser twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read sport

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now