Ganapath Blows Them Away

All-rounder Jayanth Ganapath of Singapore turned in a whirlwind performance as his team crushed Saudi Arabia in Match 12 of the ACC U-15 Cup. He took two wickets in his opening over, and finished with 5-15. Saudi Arabia fought hard, but just couldn’t get the ball off the square. Extras top-scored for them, with 26.

Opening the innings for Singapore, Ganapath then turned destroyer with the bat as he blitzed 36 off just 40 deliveries. No other batsman made more than 6, as Singapore won by six wickets.

In the day’s other match, a strong Malaysia bowled very well to restrict the Maldives to just 69. Pacemen Kasman and Sukri bowled 15 overs for just 12 runs, taking six wickets. Malaysian opener Mohammed Sharif then made a solid 40 as his team, won by nine wickets.

Match Results

Filed April 15 2005