exciting match at the Prem Centre last week, February 15, saw victory go
to City Life with one ball to spare. Batting first the Colts team
compiled a respectable 238 for the loss of six wickets with Jigme Singye
dominating the scene with 108 n.o., supported by fellow Bhutanian Thinly
Norbu with a brisk 51. For City Life Martin Papworth bowled steadily to
finish with 2/25 and Asif Khashoo 2/47.
A pen portrait of Martin Papworth who took
2/25 for City Life.
In reply City Life staggered a little early in their innings and at one
stage had lost seven wickets for only 153 but were steadied with a
sparkling 59 n.o. by George Hamilton and a steady 34 from Dominic
Jigme was again to the fore with three wickets for 38 and Anchu 2 for
The game went right to the wire and, with two balls to spare George
Hamilton pushed a single to midwicket to secure a win for City Life.
Next week is also at Prem Centre where the Colts will do battle with the