Rain or shine, GESLCC and Uprising CC played their second league match on 29 May at Vernier grounds.

vernier_29.05.2016GESLCC comfortably won the game by 10 wickets.

Some rain did not disturb both captains and they decided to start the match at 12:30 pm.   Uprising CC won the toss and elected to bat.

GESLCC got Uprising CC out for 118 runs within 23 Overs.  In response, GESLCC openers Majuran (Vice captain) and Sanjeeva batted carefully but decisively and chased the score with 119 runs in 12 overs and 3 balls, completely unbeaten.  This brought GESLCC team into a very strong position in the qualifying round of the Swiss League.

During the play, GESLCC showed extraordinary fielding performance against Uprising CC.  An unbelievable run out was taken by an amazing throw directly on the stumps, while all other fielders did extremely well during their innings.

Uprising score: 118

Baskar 34, Menu 38, Khan 13, Rajesh 16, Shabi 6, Nelson 2, Waseem 2,
extras 6

GESLCC score:119

Batting:
Majuran 76 and , Sanjeewa 34 not out, and Extras 9

Bowling:
Majuran – 3 overs 8 runs, and  0 wickets
Lalantha – 6 overs 1 maiden 14 runs, and 3 wickets
Ravi – 3 overs 15 runs and 0 wickets
Swanji – 6 overs 34 runs , and 3 wickets
Selvan – 4 overs 25 runs, and 1 wickets
Satees Kumar – 2 overs 23 runs, and 2 wickets

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