Oman Cricket: Assarain, NYDT record victories

Sports Saturday 18/February/2017 16:30 PM
By: Times News Service
Oman Cricket: Assarain, NYDT record victories

Muscat: Assarain defeated Enhancce Oman by 78 runs in an Oman Cricket Premier Division match on Friday.
Batting first, Assrain scored 239 for nine in 50 overs. Nasir Iqbal top scored with 42. Ahmad Butt claimed three wickets for Enhance Oman.
In reply, Enhance Oman’s star player Khawar Ali scored a century in vain as his team were bowled out for 166 in 48.2 overs.
Arif Hussain and Mohammed Nadeem claimed three wickets each to enable the bonus point win for Assarain.
Brief scores: Assarain 239 for 9 in 42 overs (Nasir Iqbal 42; Ahmad Butt 3/59) bt Enhance Oman 166 in 48.2 overs (Khawar 100; Arif Hussain 3/27). Points: Assarain – 5, Enhance Oman – 0.
Renaissance lose

In an A Division match, National Youth Development Team (NYDT) posted a 179-run win over Renaissance.
Batting first, NYDT piled up 310 for the loss of eight wickets in 40 overs. Shuaib Ismail, Madhushanka and Faraz Ismail posted half centuries.
In reply, Renaissance were bowled out for 131 in 33.3 overs. Shuaib Ismail claimed three wickets for NYDT.
Brief scores: NYDT 310 for 8 in 40 overs (Shuaib Ismail 88, Madhushanka 63, Faraz Ismail 60) bt Renaissance 131 in 33.3 overs (Shuaib Ismail 3/33). Points: NYDT – 5, Renaissance – 0.