Winterthur CC 101ao (27.3 overs) lost to Nomads CC 102-0 (16.2 overs) by 10 wkts
Deutweg/Winterthur, Saturday 19th July 2015
by Alex Mackay
Winterthur lost their fourth consecutive CSPL match on Sunday 19th July, this time it was Nomads that took the points home to retain their pressure on Olten and Power at the top of the
CSPL Eastern Division.
The day didn't start well for Winterthur. Having lost the toss and being put into bat, Winterthur lost Mohamed A. (2) caugt by Wicky off Farid (5-0-23-1) in just the second over.
Chris C. (22) came in to partner Callum H. (26)
and together they steadied the ship, putting together a 2nd wicket partnership of 26 in 8 overs before Callum was cleaned bowled
by the Nomads opener A. Bhatt (6-1-15-1).
Sara (16*) came to the crease and was to last the rest of the Winterthur innings facing 39 balls in which time the Winterthur middle and top order were dismissed for 41 runs which included 5
ducks, just Dipi (8) and Aghar (7) putting up any kind of resistance against Nomads Mintu (8-0-30-4) & Shafqat (5.3-0-20-4).
The Winterthur innings ended 101 ao in just 26.3 of the allotted 40 overs.
After an excellent lunch, Nomads came to the crease confident of securing a victory to keep the pressure on Power & table topping Olten
in the CSPL Eastern division.
The openers Asvin Lakkaraju (57*) & Simrin (37*) did just that and in spectular & clinical style.
Nomads 102-0 reached the total set by Winterthur before the drinks break, taking just 17.3 overs to win by 10 wickets.