Imphal, March 5: Cyclone Thangmeiband batsman Shashikumar Singh’s half-century helped his team register a two-wicket victory over Tiddim Road Athletic Union in the MCA Elite League Cricket Tournament 2012-13 at Luwangpokpa cricket ground today.
Tiddim Road won the toss and decided to bat, piling up 149 runs from 40 overs. Raju Singh topscored for Tiddim with 26 runs.
In reply, Shashikumar Singh led the charge for Cyclone with 50 runs and they reached the target in the 39.5 overs losing nine wickets.
Tiddim bowler Thomas claimed three wickets. Shashikumar was declared the Man of the Match for his 50 runs and three-wicket haul.
Veteran T-20: Model team posted a two-wicket victory over Champ Khagempalli in the first Twenty20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament 2012-13 at Langthabal today.