Oman Cricket: Raha prevail over Passage to India

Sports Saturday 27/February/2016 16:05 PM
By: Times News Service
Oman Cricket: Raha prevail over Passage to India

Muscat: Raha recorded a 21-run victory over Passage to India (PTI) in a Muscat Pharmacy and Stores-sponsored Premier Division match at the Ministry of Sports Affairs ground during the evening session on Friday.
Batting first, Raha put on 163 for five in 20 overs. Shah Naeem top scored with an unbeaten 57. In rely, PTI were bowled out for 142 in 19.2 overs. Ahad Malek's 56 went in vain. Rana Naeem claimed six wickets for Raha.
Brief scores: Raha 163 for 5 in 20 overs (Shah Naeem 57 n.o.) bt Passage to India 142 in 19.2 overs (Ahad Malek 56; Rana Naeem 6/14). Points: Raha - 2, PTI – 0.
Easy for Ooredoo A
In a Khimji Ramdas-sponsored A Division match, Ooredoo A eased to an eight-wicket victory over OCT Al Amerat at the Municipality Ground I during the morning session on Friday.
Batting first, OCT Al Amerat scored 164 for nine in 30 overs. Atif Yusuf top scored with 45. Kimberley Bentick claimed four wickets for Ooreedoo A. In reply, Ooredoo A put on 165 for two in 12 overs with Gustav Burger top scoring with an unbeaten 100.
Brief scores: OCT Al Amerat 164 for 9 in 30 overs (Atif Yusuf 45; Kimberley Bentick 4/17) lost to Ooredoo A 165 for 2 in 12 overs (Gustav Burger 100 n.o). Points: Ooredoo A – 3, OCT Al Amerat – 0.
Al Mardhuf down SARCO
In a Raha Poly Products-sponsored C Division match, Al Mardhuf defeated SARCO by three wickets at the Municipality Ground II during the morning session on Friday.
Batting first, SARCO were bowled out for 126 in 17.4 overs. Tousim Khan top scored with 35. Mansoor and Shoaib Al Balushi claimed three wickets each for Al Mardhuf. In reply, Al Mardhuf scored 127 for seven in 15.4 overs. Tejas Vageria top scored with 30. Jeetesha claimed two wickets for SARCO.
Brief scores: SARCO 126 in 17.4 overs (Tousim Khan 35; Mansoor 3/28) lost to Al Mardhuf 127 for 7 in 15.4 overs (Tejas Vageria 30; Jeetesha 2/29). Points: Al Mardhuf – 3, SARCO - 0.