Galaxy hosted United Sports Club at 108th Street and Seaview, Brooklyn, in a reduced 30 overs game which took place on Sunday 10th June, 2012.
United Sports won the toss and elected to take first strike scoring 205 runs for the lost of 4 wickets in the allotted 30 overs. Steve Massiah scored a brilliant 105 not out that was decorated with 6 x 4’s and 8 x 6’s. He was in terrific form dispatching the ball at will to all part of the ground. He strode to the wicket in the 8th overs of the innings at the fall of the first wicket in that of Richie Sieuchan who scored 17 runs and United Sports scored at his entrance was 35 for the lost of 1 wicket. He batted superbly to the end.
Other valuable contribution came from opener Hemchand Hardeo 31 and a well played 20 not out from youngster Dino Choo-Wee-Nam.
Galaxy Lotcha was the pick of Galaxy bowlers taking three wickets.
Galaxy in reply made a valiant effort but fell short, they had mustered up 199 runs for the lost of 9 wickets in their 30 overs. Main contributor for Galaxy came from Ryan 47, Sudesh Dhaniram 45 and Krishna 24 not out.
Bowling for United Sports Club Steve Massiah and Richie Sieuchan picked up 3 and 2 wickets respectively.
United sports won the match by 6 runs.
In last week Game United Sports Club hosted Strikers at 80th Street in Seaview. United Sports won the toss and elected to bat first scoring 157 for the lost of 9 wickets in the allotted 35 overs. Valuable contribution came from Richie Sieuchan 53, Steve Massiah 38 and David Mohamed 23.
Strikers in reply were all out for 137 runs in 30.5 overs. Abdul scored 29; Shazad 23 and Naheem 23 not out. Bowling for United Sports Club David Mohamed picked up 3 wickets, Ganesh Ramsingh and Sunil Singh 2 wickets each.
United Sports Club won the game by 20 runs.
In the last four games that United Sports Club had played this season in the Commonwealth Cricket League Steve Massiah had scored 238 runs which included a fifty, a century with an average of 79.33. Richie Sieuchan has so far scored 180 runs and averaging 60 which includes an unbeaten century against Pak- America.