(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Asad sets up Passage's win over Raha
Asad Ali hit 60 as Passage to India Restaurant defeated Raha CT by 23 runs in an A division match at Amerat on Saturday.
Electing to bat after winning the toss, Passage made 175 in 43.3 overs.
Raha's Zeeshan Siddiqui took five for 30.
In reply, Raha lost wickets at regular intervals and was dismissed for 152 in 42.2 overs.
Awal Khan top-scored with 31 and Passage's David Sankala took three for 41.
Brief scores: A division: Passage 175 in 43.3 overs (Ali 60, Aamir Kaleem 38; Siddiqui 5-30) beat Raha 152 in 42.2 overs (Khan 31, Siddiqui 30; Sankala 3-41).
OCT Muscat 52 in 30.4 overs (Ahmed Mohammed 11; Kunal Pandya 2-0, Ramkumar R 2-2) lost to Enhance CT 54-3 in 14 overs (Shahid Naseem 23; Waseem Ismail 2-28).
B division: Indian Social Club 236 in 29.5 overs (Pranav Mehta 76, Ansar Ansari 45; Salman Tariq 3-42) beat Muscat Cricket Coaching Centre 'A' 87 in 20.3 overs (Nur Khan 18; Mohan Kannan 3-18).
G division: Techno Elevators 179-8 in 20 overs (Majgaonkar Nadeem 51, Michael Winston 40; Abbas Abdul Aziz 2-33) beat bank muscat 114 in 17.3 overs (Syed Azim 18; Zaheer Mohammed 3-14, Nadeem 3-15).
H division: Muscat Cricket Coaching Centre 'C' 84 in 16 overs (Satnam Singh 20; Dinesh Meghwal 2-4, Malay Hoshi 2-18) lost to RK Group 85-0 in 11.3 overs (Raman Kauthankar 50 n.o, Ramesh Khimji 22 n.o).
I division: Caledonian College 135-8 in 20 overs (Saud Sherzaman 23, Israr Akram 23; Lahiru Sampath 4-17) beat Dhofar Automotive 78 in 11.1 overs (Tharanga Perera 20; Imran Arif 3-11).
Saih al Suwaiq 149-5 in 20 overs (Chaitanya Ravindran 56; Feroz O V 2-14) beat Beatrice CT 128-7 in 20 overs (Feroz 52, Mohammed Afnas 41; Sujash K R 3-28).
J division: Al Ittihad Car Showroom 111-8 in 20 overs (Jestin Augustin 25 n.o; Rizwan Ramzan 3-9) lost to Abu Maather 112-7 in 18.4 overs (Wasim Jamadar 27; Wasim Abbas Shafi 3-13).
Purvis wins title
Graham Purvis beat Fahad al Hinai in the men's final to win the first quarterly squash tournament, hosted by InterContinental Muscat, recently.
A total of 31 participants took part in the men's, women's and U16 categories.
In the women's event, Gill McCarthy beat Abi Wilson in the final, while in the U16 category, Sam Baldwin beat Mathey Wilson in the title clash.
The next quarterly competition will be held on December 7.
OCC function today
The Oman Cricket Club (OCC) will hold its 34th annual prize distribution ceremony on Monday for the 2012-2013 domestic season. It will take place at Al Falaj Hotel, starting at 7pm.
H E Sheikh Saad al Saadi, the Minister of Sports Affairs, will be the chief guest at the event and will give away the prizes to the winning teams of the various divisions, runners-up and individual achievers.