Sandyford Cricket Club
Sandyford 1 beat Pembroke 3 in YMCA Salver
Weekend May 21st/22nd 2016
Saturday witnessed a much needed win for the 2nds over North County at Marlay Park. The visitors batted first and made 138, with each of Imran Khan and Gurninder Singh taking 3 wickets which total Sandyford reached for the loss of 7 wickets in the 35th over. Vishal Dara top-scored with 31 while the webmaster, Paul O'Neill, chipped in with 28.
Stars of the 2nds win over North County, Gurninder Singh, Vishal Dara and Paul O'Neill
An excellent win also for the 1st at Marlay on Sunday against North Kildare 2nds. Batting first, Sandyford made 180/07 off 35 overs in a rain reduced game, with Senthil Kumar hitting 53*. In reply the visitors scored 143/09 with Vinay Iqbal taking 3/29 leaving Sandyford comfortable victors by 37 runs.
Senthil Kumar who scored 53 not out for the 1sts in their victory over North Kildare..
Last Updated (Sunday, 22 May 2016 19:25)
Weekend May 14th/15th 2016
A lovely sunny weekend with only the 1st XI in action in Marlay Park against YMCA 4ths. Batting first, Sandyford, despite being 3/38 and 6/118 went on to make an excellent 7/250 at the close of the innings aided by 50s by Arun Kumar and Vinay Iqbal and a stand of 85 between Shiyas Basheer and Vinay. YMCA were dismissed for 145 with Arun taking 3 wickets, leaving Sandyford winners by 105 runs.
Man of the match Arun Kumar with 52 and 3/25.
Last Updated (Sunday, 15 May 2016 10:29)
Congratulations to Anand Joshi
Anand has become the proud father of baby girl (below). No news of a name yet but both father and mother (Swetal) are doing well.
Weekend May 7th/8th
The 2nds entertained Phoenix at Marlay Park on Sunday. Batting first the visitors made an impressive 194/06 but thanks to a 50 by Ravinder Singh (below), Sandyford made a good effort to chase down the total making 172/8 in reply.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 11 May 2016 14:30)