Al Falah, Zalmi United, Marooj Rawan, SKFCC, Enerco, Pak Shaheen, On Dot Rhinos, PSS KU score victories


DHAHRAN — The Eastern Province Cricket Association (EPCA) tournament played under the banner of 40-40 Main League, sponsored by Al Turki, witnessed some exciting cricket in 5th week.

In Premier Division, SKFCC outplayed FMS Hamza Khan XI. SKFCC posted 315 in 40 overs, with Kashan scoring brilliant 103 off 77, Asif Mughal hitting 54 off 51. Sadoon took 3 wickets. In Reply, FHKXI managed 287. Murad made 95 off 85, Zeeshan scored 55 off 37. Khawar Abbas grabbed 2 wickets.

PSS Kashmir United defeated Nawab Intelligent Tiger. NITCC made 123. Moiz Imran and Waqas Bhatti took 3 wickets each. PSSKU won in 17.1 overs. Waqas Bhatti made 58 n.o. off 50.

Marooj Rawan beat SAQ Hunters, who posted 298. Azam smashed 136 not out off 101 deliveries, with Majid and Shahid grabbing 2 wickets each. MRCC won in 33.3 overs, with Shahid scoring 55 off 34.

Al Falah CC defeated Age Dolphins by 9 wickets. ADCC were bundled out for 121 with Anwar Gull taking 6 wickets and Raheel claiming 4 wickets. Al Falah won in 10.2 overs, Munawar smashing 76 off 42.

In Prime Division, Tamimi CC beat Emerald Ashes by 155 runs. Tamimi posted a mammoth 354 with Kamran Shah scoring 93 off 76 and Shajeel scoring 51 off 44. Shahnawaz and Thahir claimed 2 wickets each. Ashes were all out for 199. Abuthahir scored 92 off 72, with Asghar and Ashfaq grabbing 3 wickets each.

Pak Shaheen beat Arabia by 139 runs. PSCC totaled 314 with Abid smashing 100 off 67 and Atiq scoring 66 off 59. Viral claimed 3 wickets. TACC managed 175 with Atiq grabbing 3 wickets, Noman and Ali claiming 2 wickets each.

Enerco beat Team SSQ, who posted 338. Tanveer scored 130 off 85 and Kashif made 73 off 64. Mubashir grabbed 3 wickets. Enerco then chased down the huge target in 39.5 overs. Mubashir scored a brilliant 141 not out off 84. Tanveer and Kashif claimed 3 wickets each.

In First Division, Khobar Blasters CC defeated Hyderabad Greens, who posted 250. Afzal made 60 off 69 and Anfin claimed 3 wickets. KBCC won in 29.3 overs, with Idinabba scoring 70 n.o. off 51 and Tariq making 62 off 54.

On Dot Rhinos beat Flacons CC by 84 runs. ODRCC posted 267 with Ruman making 101 off 84 and Hasan scoring 59 off 71. Sohail grabbed 3 wickets. Falcons managed 183 with Sameeyulla, Ruman and Hasan claiming 3 wickets each.

Zalmi United beat Gladiators CC by 62 runs. ZUCC made 276 with Qamar making 52 off 44 and Talha claiming 2 wickets. GLCC were restricted to 214, with Saddam grabbing 3 wickets, Mehtab, Yasir and Qamar claiming 2 wickets each.