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Bahrain goes on with full Zeal and Zest

Bahrain goes on with full Zeal and Zest

ManamaBahrain is going on with full zeal and zest and yesterday eight teams have faced each other in quarter final stage of the 7th Inter Hotel Charity Cricket Tournament organized by The Ritz Carlton. 

Four teams have qualified for the play off stages and then top two teams will play the final. Some electrified games were witnessed by the huge crowd. 

In first match of the day, Diplomat Radisson Blu simply outclassed Ramada Manama City Centre, Regency Intercontinental cruise into the play offs by ruling out Art Rotana, Lagoona Beach pushed themselves ahead by defeating Downtown Rotana and last but not the least home team Ritz Carlton secure its berth by defeating Movenpick. 

SCORECARDS

Match 1:

Ramada Manama City Center (48 for all out in 5.5 overs) lost to Diplomat (50 for 1 in 4.1 overs) by 5 wickets. 

Man of the Match: Yasir.

 

Match 2:

Art Rotana (37 for 4 in 6 overs) lost to Regency Intercontinental (38 for 3 in 5.3 overs) by 3 wickets. 

Man of the Match: Majid.

 

Match 3:

Lagoona Beach (51 for 4 in 6 overs) defeated Downtown Rotana (42 for all out in 5.3 overs) by 9 runs. Man of the Match: Ashish.

 

Match 4:                        

Ritz Carlton A (56 for 4 in 6 overs) defeated Move n Pick (42 for all out in 5.4 overs) by 14 runs. Man of the Match: Salman.

 

 




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