by Dyon Ravello
NYPD United Cricket resumes this Wednesday, August 22nd following its Ramadan intermission. Quarterfinal action gets on the way at Kissena Park in Flushing from 9 am with four matches on the day’s card. Consistent Night Owls look to end Dragon’s mercurial campaign, with the star-studded Dragons all to prove following their struggle in the group phase. Punjab who recovered from two losses in their very first two matches to finish second play the well knitted unit in Daredevils. Daredevils will be on egde without their leading run scorer, Prashant Nair. Undefeated Superstars meet the slumping Stallions, who have lost two on the trot fall from group leaders to finish in third. While group winners Lycans face the lightest challengers in Kryptonites.
2009 NYPD Champions and 2010, 2011 runners up Lycans building Brand looking to Finals Day in NYPD Cricket.
Wednesday August 22, 2012 09:00am Night Owls vs Dragons (Kisenna Park) Field 1
Wednesday August 22, 2012 09:00am Daredevils vs Punjab (Kisenna Park) Field 2
Wednesday August 22, 2012 12:00pm Superstars vs Pak Stallions (Kisenna Park) Field 1
Wednesday August 22, 2012 12:00pm Kryptonite vs Lycans (Kisenna Park) Field 2
Semi Finals will be contested on Thursday with the four quarterfinal winners advancing to play at Baisley Pond Cricket Park. The winning semifinalist will contest the championship on Tuesday 28th, with Thursday 30th at the reserve day. See complete schedule below, or log on to nypdunited.blogspot.com.
Travis Ross has the highest score of 108 for Superstars in NYPD United Cricket
Prashant Nair of Daredevils averages 204 in NYPD with a similar aggregate.
Amarnauth Persaud of MMZ Superstars among the top batsmen in NYPD play
Trinson Carmichael of Dragons, is the leading scorer in NYPD with 283 runs
Thursday August 23, 2012 Semi-Finals
Thursday August 23, 2012 09:00am TBD vs TBD (Baisley Park)
Thursday August 23, 2012 12:00pm TBD vs TBD (Baisley Park)
Tuesday August 28, 2012 FINAL (Gateway Park or Marine Park)
1st Place vs 2nd Place
Thursday August 30, 2012 FINAL RAIN DATE