Gulf Today (UAE) – Shrey, Dinuka excel in Desert Cubs’ tour Down Under

DUBAI: Desert Cubs completed another successful cricket tour in Gold Coast and Brisbane, Australia.

Summary

  • Shrey, Dinuka excel in Desert Cubs’ tour Down Under DUBAI: Desert Cubs completed another successful cricket tour in Gold Coast and Brisbane, Australia.
  • During the tour Desert Cubs played against selected top quality regional teams from both the cities, comprising U-12, 14 and 16 age groups.
  • Desert Cubs U-16 team struggled initially during few games to keep up with their opposition quality and playing conditions but gradually bounced back towards the last few games while putting up an equal resistance and winning some games.
  • Towards the last few games the Desert Cubs U-12 team showed their supremacy while winning 6 games out of 10 as well as the last T20 game which created an atmosphere of an international junior game, cheered by many Australian club members and park visitors.
  • The only century of the tour in a do or die battle while bringing his team from a losing situation to a last over win against a formidable Brisbane U-12 selected Eleven at Wolston park.

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