Week 3 Match Summaries and Results
By:  Ricky Kissoon
William C. Bryant’s Aown Iqbal registered his first century (107) of the season to move number two on batting chart.

Aown Iqbal seen batting here in the New York Cricket Region U-19 trials, struck 107 against Newcomers. Photo by Shiek Mohamed

Top two run scorers, Tajinder Singh and Aown Iqbal scored 87 and 107 respectively on Friday, April 19th.
to conclude week three of the PSAL cricket season.

On April 15th. Thomas Edison and Lafayette registered their first wins of the season as Spring Field Gardens and Wingate struggles to get in the win column.  Defending champion LIC fell to William C. Bryant with excellent batting contribution coming from senior Aown Iqbal(58*).  In Brooklyn, undefeated Prospect Heights survived Midwood by 12 runs to move on top in their division.

On April 16th. the action continues in Queens as Jason Hall(56*) and John Bowne posted a total of 215 runs as they sent Jamaica packing.  John Bowne’s skipper Abhishek Satyam led the way with three wickets.  At Baisley South, Van Buren fell short by 14 runs against two time champion Newcomers HS.  Mohammed Hossin led the way with a well played 46.

On April 17th. we head to Marine Park in Brooklyn as Prospect Heights improved its winning streak, whilst division rival Midwood crushed Brooklyn International by 76 runs, with an excellent all-round performance coming from Burhan Saeed(67* and 2 wks.).  In Queens, Aviation held Spring Field Gardens to 63, and William C. Bryant continues to impress as they defeated Martin V. Buren.  Bryant’s Aown Iqbal scored 60 runs and MD Mahmudu Rahman of Van Buren picked up 4 for 12.  At Baisley South, Long Island City hammered Newcomers by nine wickets with excellent leadership coming from skipper MD Islam(87).

On April 18th. Bronx Science and Sheepshead Bay had no answers for Prospect Heights and Abraham Lincoln, whilst Jamaica and John Adams recorded easy wins against Queens HS of Teaching and John Bowne.  Adams’ Randall Wilson finished with an all-round performance of 40 runs and took four wickets.

Top four leading run scorers:

Name

Total Runs

Batting Avg.

School

Tajinder Singh

281

70

Martin V. Buren

Aown Iqbal

268

67

William C. Bryant

Mohammed Hossin

223

55

Newcomers

Rafeek Nazeer

184

92

Richmond Hill

Leading wicket taker – Mohammed Hasan (8) Lincoln HS

April 15th
(1)Thomas Edison(win) vs. Spring Field Gardens @ Baisley Pond Park

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252572

Thomas Edison – 144/8
FARIAL HAQUE – 33
DARREN HALL and RALPH MENTHOR – 3 wks. each

Spring Field Gardens – 73/9
CHRISTOPHE MCLAUGHLIN – 13
SAHIB JUNEJA – 4/11

(2) Long Island City vs. William Bryant(win) @ Baisley Park South

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252570

Long Island City – 87 all out
TUFAYEL AHMED – 16

William Bryant – 89/1
AOWN IQBAL – 58*

(3)  Wingate vs. Lafayette(win) @ Marine Park 2

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252483

Lafayette – 118/7
SHAHRYAR ASGHAR – 39

Wingate – 60 all out
ALEX ROSS – 17
HAASHER WARRAICH – 3 wks.

(4)  Midwood vs. Prospect Heights(wins) @ Marine Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252482

Prospect Heights – 119/5
MD HOSSAIN – 43*
MUHAMMAD AWAIS – 3 wks.

Midwood – 107/8
MUHAMMAD F NUSRAT – 40
MOHAMMED HUSSAIN and NAQUARN CHARLEMAGNE – 2 wks. each

April 16th
(1)John Bowne (win) vs. Jamaica @ Kissena Park 2

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252527

John Bowne – 215/6
JASON HALL – 56* and HARDEEP SINGH – 40
TANZEEM MAHTAB – 3 wks.

Jamaica – 122 all out
BAJINDER SINGH – 35 and ZAIN NAWAZISH – 25
ABHISHEK SATYAM – 3 wks.  and RAHUL SINGH – 2 wks.

(2) Newcomers (win) vs. Martin Van Buren @ Baisley Park South

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252571

Newcomers – 119/4
MOHAMMED HOSSIN – 46
ABHISHEK PATEL – 2/21

Martin Van Buren – 106/7
YASIR MIAH – 38
TIPO SULTAN – 2/13

(3) Herbert Lehman vs. Dewitt Clinton @ Kissena Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252468

Dewitt Clinton – 115/6
TASAWAR KHALIL – 19

April 17th
(1)Lafayette vs. Prospect Heights(win) @ Marine Park 2

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252485

Lafayette – 45/9
MUHAMMAD SAFDAR – 8

Prospect Heights – 47/3
SHAHRYAR ASGHAR – 2 wks.

(2) Midwood(win) vs. Brooklyn International @ Marine Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252484

Midwood – 130/4
BURHAN SAEED – 67*
SYED FORHADUDDIN – 2 wks.

Brooklyn International – 54 all out
BURHAN SAEED – 2 wks.

(3) Aviation(win) vs. Spring Field Gardens @ Baisley Pond Park

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252574

Aviation – 64/2
TALWINDER SINGH – 16*

(4) Martin Van Buren vs. William Bryant(win) @ Kissena Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252575

William Bryant – 127/8
AOWN IQBAL – 60
ABIHU WADE – 3/24

Martin Van Buren – 85/9
ARNIL RAGDNATH – 27
MD MAHMUDU RAHMAN – 4/12
SHALMAN AHMED – 3/10

(5) Newcomers vs. Long Island City(win) @ Baisley Park South

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252573

Newcomers – 142/6
MUHAMMAD ASHFAQ – 63
ATTAUR KHAN – 2 wks.

Long Island City – 143/1
MD ISLAM – 87

April 18th
(1)Prospect Heights(win) vs. Bronx HS of Science @ Marine Park 2

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252663

Prospect Heights – 69/2
VIC JOHNNY – 25*
TANVIR AHMED – 22*

(2) Abraham Lincoln(win) vs. Sheepshead Bay @ Marine Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252504

Abraham Lincoln – 80/3
ZEESHAN ARIF – 21*

(3) Queens HS of Teaching vs. Jamaica(win) @ Kissena Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252530

Jamaica – 74/2
HOSSAIN SOMUN – 25*

(4) John Adams(win) vs. John Bowne @ Baisley Park South

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252528

John Adams – 126/6
RANDALL WILSON – 40
HARDEEP SINGH and ABHISHEK SATYAM – 2 wks.

John Bowne – 78 all out
JASON HALL – 22
RANDALL WILSON – 4/10
KERAN KHEDNA – 3/13

April 19th
(1)Thomas Edison vs. Aviation @ Kissena Park 1

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252578

(2) Long Island City(w) vs. Martin Van Buren @ Baisley Park South

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252576

Long Island City – 167/7
REDWANUR KHAN – 67
MD ISLAM – 28
FOYSAL DAIAN – 2 wks.

Martin Van Buren – 156/5
TAJINDER SINGH – 82
MD ISLAM – 2/30

(3) William Bryant(w) vs. Newcomers @ Baisley Pond Park

http://www.psal.org/games/game-detail.aspx#056/252577

William C. Bryant – 191/4
AOWN IQBAL – 107
TARANJIT SINGH – 36