Cricket Update : TEAM OF THE WEEK – WEEK 3

On a weekend where the selector’s call for more runs scoring were answered, a century and five half centuries a sign of players picking up league form. For the first time this season there is no doubt that the team is more than capable of posting competitive totals.

Wanderers Captain and Wicketkeeper Denis Musali saved the selectors another headache finding a worthwhile wicket keeper and opener with the first century of the season, 4 catches 1 bye and 4 leg byes comfortably slotting into the number position.

Joining Denis at the top of the order to form the first formidable opening pair of the season is Wasim Butt of KICC who notched up his first significant total in a while; Under 19 prospect Cyrus Kakuru is one drop with a half century against Partidar.

Chintan Kerai of Avengers whose half ton held the innings together in the tight Jinja game of the weekend leads the middle order, joined by KICC left hander Falak Sher with a solid showing at the top against Premier.

For the third week in a row Strikers CC captain Frank Akankwasa gets a call up in the middle order showing consistency and an unbeaten half century to lead the Strikers run chase. Davis Karashani and Sande Steven of Nile CC compete the trio of off spinners for the side.

Oneeb Tariq and Tembo Zubair of Wanderers taking the new ball with swing bowler Yogesh Rabadia of SKLPS shouldering change bowler duties with a five-fer against Nile C.C in Entebbe.

Captain for the side is Denis Musali and 12th man duties will be Frank Nsubuga.

  1. Denis Musali Wanderers CC 115(141) 4 catches, 1bye, 4 l. byes Vs AVENGERS CC
  1. Wasim Butt K.I.C.C 74 (79) Vs PREMIER CC
  1. Cyrus Kakuru Tornado CC 61(56) Vs PARTIDAR CC
  1. Chinten Kerai AVENGERS CC 60(72) Vs WANDERERS CC
  1. Falak Sher K.I.C.C 53(77) Vs PREMIER CC
  1. Frank Akankwasa STRIKERS CC 54*(43) & 2/23 in 6.3 overs VS CEYLON LIONS CC
  1. Davis Karashani K.I.C.C 45*(23) & 4/11 IN 6.5 overs VS PREMIER CC
  1. Sande Steven NILE C.C 4/25 IN 5.4 overs Vs S.K.L.P.S
  1. Yogesh Rabadia S.K.L.P.S 6/22 in 6.2 overs Vs NILE C.C
  1. Tembo Zubair Wanderers CC 3/29 in 10 overs Vs AVENGERS CC
  1. Oneeb Tariq AVENGERS CC 4/40 in 10 overs vs WANDERERS CC
  1. Nsubuga Frank K.I.C.C 3/26 in 10 overs Vs PREMIER CC

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