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Marsa CC 77/1 (5 ov)
Southern Crusaders CC 78/0 (4.5 ov)
Southern Crusaders CC won by 10 wickets
Southern Crusaders CC have won the match by 10 wickets and 1 ball to spare!

What an absolute boundary fest this cut short game turned out to be! Ryan Ricky Bastiansz who was the most expensive bowler for his side in the first innings as he conceded 25 runs. That really helped Marsa to post a massive total on the board.

Ryan Ricky came on to open with Zeeshan Yousaf and Ryan just looked to redeem himself as he started to go ballistic right from the start of the proceedings. He made the most of the 2 over powerplay and helped his side reach 31 runs alongside Zeeshan.

Zeeshan in the 3rd over was trying to hand as he swung his bat a lot but managed to connect on only of those balls in the over. 

38 runs were required from the last towards and Niraj Khanna who came on to bowl the penultimate over was taken to the cleaners by both these batsmen as they collected 19 runs. They needed to get another 19 runs in the final over. 

Waseem Abbas who looked in control for the first 2 balls lost his line while bowling the third and really helped Crusaders inch closer to the score as they need just 12 runs 4 balls. Ryan held on to the strike and collect a couple of boundaries and ran the two of the second last ball to see his side across the finish line. He scored an unbeaten 45 runs in 19 balls and was also named as the man of the match.

That's it for this game everyone!! We hope that you enjoyed this live coverage between Marsa CC and Southern Crusaders CC. Stay tuned on Sportskeeda for all the live cricketing updates from around the world. This is Navjeevan and alongside me, Bala signing off till then take care and stay safe!!
Ryan the villain, Ryan the hero in match number 26 of the ECST10!

In the final over Waseem had 19 runs to defend the total. He made a horrible error by bowling a 5wide which pouched this match into the Crusader's hands. Ryan later manages to hit a six and a boundary!
Over: 5 | Summary: 1 1 5w 6 4 2 Bowler: Score: 0/0
4.5 Waseem Abbas to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, length ball on the leg-stump, he hits that with a straight bat right between the fielders in the mid-wicket and long-on fence, and that's enough for the batsmen to get back for the second
4.4 Waseem Abbas to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, FOUR! Low full toss on the off-stump, tries to go over mid-wicket but gets it off the inside half of the bat and the ball has enough on it to reach the fine leg boundary. Down to just 2 runs off 2 balls!
4.3 Waseem Abbas to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, SIX! Low full toss on the off-stump, he goes straight down the ground. The fielders in the deep converge but watch it sail over them in the end. Just one more big hit and the match is SOCs for the taking!
4.3 Waseem Abbas to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, WELL WELL! That should relieve some pressure! With low full toss outside the leg-stump, the keeper has no chance of getting to that and the ball runs off to the boundary. WOW, the target seems more getable now as 12 runs are needed from 4!
4.2 Waseem Abbas to Zeeshan Yousaf, right in the blockhole, squeezes it out to mid-wicket and takes a single. Down to 17 in 4 balls!
4.1 Waseem Abbas to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, full-length delivery outside the off-stump, drives it square of the wicket to sweeper cover. Down to 18 runs off 5 balls!
A very big penultimate over for SOC as well. They have managed to get half the job done and all SOC batsmen Ryan and Zeeshan need to is repeat what they did in the previous over as they are just 19 runs away now!
Over: 4 | Summary: 1 6 0 4 2nb 6 1w 0 Bowler: Niraj Khanna Score: 59/0
3.6 Niraj Khanna to Zeeshan Yousaf, goes full and wide again but stays inside the line, Yousaf swings hard but makes no contact
3.6 Niraj Khanna to Zeeshan Yousaf, tries to go full and wide but just misses the line. The umpire stretches his arms and he has to bowl that one again
3.5 Niraj Khanna to Zeeshan Yousaf, SIX! Takes full toll of the FREE HIT! Length delivery on the stumps, dances down the track and goes downtown, straight as an arrow. Great hitting this from Zeeshan!
3.5 Niraj Khanna to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, that's a shocker! He pitches the ball way outside the strip and that goes straight to the fielder at third man. That's a NO BALL!
3.4 Niraj Khanna to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, FOUR! Good length ball outside the off-stump, he drags it but times it well to the right of the man at long-on. Another boundary and the target is getting closer and closer
3.3 Niraj Khanna to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, shortens his length and tightens his line, tries to go through the on-side but misses
3.2 Niraj Khanna to Ryan Ricky Bastiansz, SIX! Loose delivery! Juicy low full toss outside the off-stump, Bastiansz obliges and deposits over long-on for a maximum. Ryan needs to keep going here till the end!
3.1 Niraj Khanna to Zeeshan Yousaf, slightly back of a length outside the off-stump, muscles it to wide long-on for a single
Another tight over for SOC, their scoring rate has really been slowed down here. Zeeshan hit one six in the previous over. He tried a bit too hard as he threw the kitchen sink at all the deliveries he faced but missed it. Ryan needs to keep the most of the strike here. SOC now need 38 runs in 12 balls!
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