Cricket World – Siraj Leads Sale to Dramatic Win in Vivio Cheshire County League

Siyan Siraj took 5 Wickets for 2nd XI

©George Franks

 

Sale Cricket Club 2nd XI pulled off a dramatic first win of the season in a low scoring affair at Upton on Saturday.

Summary

  • Siraj Leads Sale to Dramatic Win in Vivio Cheshire County League Siyan Siraj took 5 Wickets for 2nd XI ©George Franks   Sale Cricket Club 2nd XI pulled off a dramatic first win of the season in a low scoring affair at Upton on Saturday.
  • The reverse fixture at Sale promised to produce an equally thrilling finish before a Sale collapse lead to an 81 run win for Upton 1st XI.
  • Sale asked the visitors to bat first, and despite an early breakthrough from Rick Halkon, the home side were soon toiling on an excellent batting surface at Dane Road.
  • Ryan Burgess looked like he might salvage a draw for Sale with a patient 44, but when he fell the last two Sale wickets soon followed as the home side were bowled out for 166.
  • Sale lost two early wickets, but from 14-2 Rizvi senior led from the front with 57 at number 3.


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