TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #18 – 10/4 & 10/5
Microsoft BLUES went into the finals with 0-2 record, in the regular season, against their opponents. Blues were seeded 4th and had to overcome top ranked team in the SEMIS and then #2 ranked team in the FINALS. Blues WON the finals convincingly, KUDOS!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #18 – 10/4 & 10/5
RAHUL Singh bowled a dream spell of 8-2-11-4 in the finals to restrict the opposition to 138 runs. RAHUL was in fluent touch with the bat scoring 63 runs off just 35 balls that had 6x4s; 5x6s, that helped Blues lift the Division I playoffs championship!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #17 – 9/27 & 9/28
SEATTLE POINEERS extended their winning streak from regular season to the playoffs as well. Seattle Pioneers restricted the opposition to 200 and chased it down comfortably to seal a place in the Division III Finals. Great Team Work!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #17 – 9/27 & 9/28
VIRAJ Desai, of LWCC, scored an unbeaten century to help LWCC Eagles reach the Division I Finals. Viraj's 104* run came off just 84 balls that included 6x6s and 10x4s. Viraj was equally good with the ball picking up 2 crucial wickets. KUDOS!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #16 – 9/20 & 9/21
MICROSOFT GREENS registered comfortable win last weekend & clinched the DIVISION I Title for regular season. GREENS were ably led by their captain Vikrant Minhas and looking to take their form and consistency to the playoffs this weekend, Great Team Work!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #16 – 9/20 & 9/21
NIRAV SHAH, of Redmond Stallions, scored brilliant unbeaten century in the title clash in DIV II. Nirav's unbeaten century came off just 57 deliveries that included 8x4s & 6x6s. Nirav's effort helped Stallions clinch the Top Spot in Division II standings!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #15 – 9/13 & 9/14
Lake Washington Eagles
LWCC EAGLES, batting first, put on a huge total of 297 runs on the board. Eagles looked comfortable defending the total & getting the opposition all out in just 25+ overs, registering an emphatic win with a big margin of 164 runs. Great Team Effort!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #15 – 9/13 & 9/14
USMAN ZUBAIR, of Puget Sound Steelheads, scored brilliant century to help his team post a huge total. Usman's century included 7x4s & 11x6s that came off just 71 deliveries. Playing back to back matches and scoring century, is truly an incredible effort!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #14 – 9/6 & 9/7
RAINIER, set to chase a huge total of 300 runs, were looking down and out at one stage as the score read 8 wickets for 198 runs. A great effort by Kunal and Aakash with an unbeaten partnership of 100+ runs for 9th wicket took them over the line, KUDOS!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #14 – 9/6 & 9/7
ROHIT CHAUHAN of South Side Dabangs took 6 wickets to restrict the opposition to a modest total of 190 runs. Rohit came into bat, with the top order batsmen back in the hut, and got his team close to the target before getting out last and few runs short!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #13 – 8/23 & 8/24
MICROSOFT BLUES, batting fist, scored a mammoth 450+ runs. A new record in NWCL. Blues batsmen were at their best and scored runs at an incredible rate of 11+ runs per over. Blues defended well with their accurate bowling and winning by a huge margin!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #13 – 8/23 & 8/24
RAHUL SINGH, of Microsoft Blues, was in tremendous form with both bat & ball that saw a massive 188 runs flowing from his willow, off just 83 balls. RAHUL's magnificent 188 runs included 11x4s and 20x6s. Rahul then picked up 5 wickets for his side, KUDOS!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #12 – 8/16 & 8/17
OREGON CC registered another win to stay in the top 4 of Division I points table. Oregon CC scored 250+ runs batting first and bowled superbly to defend the total. Great team effort!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #12 – 8/16 & 8/17
SUSHANT MANTRI, of Redmond Chargers, stood strong on one end watching all top order batsmen falling on the other. Sushant scored a brilliant century and with lower order support put 200+ runs. Sushant took 2 wickets and 2 catches to help his team win!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #11 – 8/9 & 8/10
MICROSOFT REDS put up a great show by defending their huge total of 330+ runs. At one point in time, it looked like opposition might get past the target set but the bowlers and fielders got the last 3 wickets quickly to win with narrow margin of 13 runs!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #11 – 8/9 & 8/10
SHEHRYAR BUTT of Rainier scored brilliant half century to set up 300+ runs target. Shehryar then took 3 wickets to stop the opposition from overhauling the score. He was excellent on the field taking a catch and affecting 2 run outs as well, great effort!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #10 – 8/2 & 8/3
REDMOND COLTS, electing to bat, put on a mammoth total of 370+ runs on the board. Colts defended the score with brilliant performance with the ball to dismiss the opposition in 22 overs to register a huge and deserving win, great team effort!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #10 – 8/2 & 8/3
HARDIK SOLANKI, of Pacific Orcas, claimed 7 wickets that included the first 6 wickets to fall in the opposition's innings. Hardik's spell of immaculate line & length as resulted in an amazing bowling analysis of 6.2-0-14-7 that helped Orcas win the game!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #9 – 7/26 & 7/27
RAINIER scored 280 runs and defended it very well to move up to the top 4 in Division II standings. Victory against one of the top teams in their division keeps them in the hunt and setting up a close finish in the standings!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #9 – 7/26 & 7/27
ANOOP GUNTURI, of Oregon CC, kept things tight while bowling and then came back after lunch to score an unbeaten 101 runs off just 104 balls, with 4x6s & 8x4s, to give his team a great win, against the division I leaders, in the last over of the match !!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #8 – 7/19 & 7/20
Lake Washington Eagles
LAKE Washington EAGLES, chasing 235 runs, were 9 down for 170+ runs. A spirited, unbeaten 60+runs partnership for the last wicket enabled them to cross the target, resulting in a thrilling one wicket victory, great fight back & effort from LWCC!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #8 – 7/19 & 7/20
TARUN JUNEJA, of Oregon CC, scored a brilliant century that helped his team register a comfortable win. Tarun's century included 16 boundaries and 1 six. KUDOS!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #7 – 7/12 & 7/13
Redmond CHARGERS sent into bat put on a formidable total of 294 runs, thanks to a brilliant century from Maheshwar Chava and good contributions from their middle order batsmen. Disciplined bowling from their bowlers saw them through with 59 runs!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #7 – 7/12 & 7/13
RAJA JAYACHANDRAN, Pacific Orcas, provided a vital breakthrough by breaking 100+ runs partnership and picked up a 5 wkt haul that saw a collapse and opposition slipped from 141/3 to 169 all out. RAJA scored a fluent 83* runs in 76 balls to seal a win!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #6 – 6/28 & 6/29
King County Kings
King County KINGS have scored massive 431 runs and set a record for number of runs scored in an innings. Kings top order batsmen were in a rampant mood from the beginning, scored couple of hundreds and registered a huge win margin of 148 runs, KUDOS!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #6 – 6/28 & 6/29
ABULLAH KHOAJA scored his maiden NWCL century, 101 runs with 3x4s and 12x6s, in just 45 balls. Abdullah took 3 wickets as well to help his team with a comprehensive victory, Great knock and many more to come from this talented youngster in the future!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #5 – 6/21 & 6/22
REDMOND STALLIONS set up a huge score of 270+ runs and defended it comfortably to register another win, 4 in 4 now and at the top of the Division II table. Stallions are led by Sukhandeep and are looking to go all the way this season, good effort so far!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #5 – 6/21 & 6/22
TANVEER MEMMON, of Puget Sound Steelheads, bowled brilliant opening spell picking up 5 top order batsmen. Tanveer's took 5 for 23 that helped Steelheads register much needed win. Great effort!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #4 – 6/14 & 6/15
PACIFIC ORCAS, batting first, posted a decent total of 200+ runs. Good contributions from lower order batsmen to give their bowlers enough room to defend. Orcas bowled well, especially Raja Jaychandran, and registered a comfortable win, Great Team Work!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #4 – 6/14 & 6/15
GHULAM ALI, of Olympic Tornadoes, bowled a dream spell & took 6 wickets for 14 runs to help his team register a much needed victory. Ghulam broke the backbone of the opposition with tidy spell and restricted them to a paltry score, chased successfully!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #3 – 6/7 & 6/8
Lake Washington Eagles
Lake Washington Eagles, chasing a moderate total, lost their top order batsmen with less than 50 runs on board. But the latter order batsmen held their nerve to emerge victorious by 1 wicket, good spirited effort & chase!!!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #3 – 6/7 & 6/8
Nikhil Patel, of Microsoft Greens, scored an unbeaten century to help his team register a win and take them to second spot in the Division I standings. Nikhil was at his best scoring 146* runs in just 66 balls, that included 7x4s and 11x6s. Great Knock!!!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #2 – 5/31 & 6/1
REDMOND STALLIONS have registered their second win and are on the top of the Division II standings. Stallions put up a huge total while batting and defended it comfortably. Team is all set for a good show this season, great teamwork!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #2 – 5/31 & 6/1
VIRAJ DESAI, of Lake Washington Eagles, produced an accurate and dream spell of swing bowling taking 6 top order batsmen/wickets. Viraj's spell helped Eagles register their first win for the season. Many more to come from this excellent allrounder, KUDOS!
TEAM OF THE WEEK – Week #1 – 5/17 & 5/18
WHATCOM WARRIORS has announced their comeback with a huge win. Warriors scored a mammoth 268 runs, thanks to brilliant all-round performances from Gurpreet Purewal and Gurinder Dhami. Warriors are all set to carry their great performances from T20 t'ment!
PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Week #1 – 5/17 & 5/18
SRINIVAS ACHANTA, of WSU Cougars, scored a brilliant unbeaten 92 runs that had 4 massive sixers and 4 boundaries. Set to chase a huge score of 220+ runs, Srinivas opened the innings and played a great knock to help his team register an easy win!!!