By VINODE MAMCHAN
North/Central was back to winning ways in their second match of day two of the USA Nationals MaqT10 tournament at the Maq Stadium in Delray Beach, Florida, USA on Saturday.
They completely outplayed Atlantic winning by nine wickets to keep alive their hopes of making the semi-finals. Batting first Atlantic made 69 for five off their 10 overs. Leading the way chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi whi carried his bat for an unbeaten 36 off 31 balls with a six and two fours. Qureshi batted sensibly on a slow track but did not get the support of the others.
Fuad Azadi and Kashif Jutt with two wickets apiece were the top bowlers.
In response, North/Central was out the gates quickly and maintained good run rate winning the encounter with two balls to spare for the loss of one wicket. Damian Rowe opening the batting was good and got an unbeaten 34 off 28 balls with two sixes and three fours. Also batting well in the winning effort was Edwin Vijayan with 29, as he added 66 for the first wicket with Rowe.
Atlantic – 69/5 (O: 10.0 | RR:
NCR – 73/1