Thursday, 18th August 2016, the visiting Zimbabwe U19 team played their 3rd match, their 1st against the MCA President XI. In the high scoring match, President XI won the toss and elected to bat first to put up 344 runs for 5 wickets. Hard hitting, Anwar Arudin was in his element when he scored 190 runs of 124 balls. His 190 runs consisted of 12 fours and 15 sixes. Shuharril Fetri Shuib 56, skipper Ahmad Faiz M. Noor 53 and Fikri Makram Rusdi 16 runs were the others who contributed to the big total. Robinson Kieran took 2 wickets for 62 of 8 overs spell.

Zimbabwe U19 took on the challenge and chased the total only to fall short of 32 runs for victory. They managed to put up 312 runs all out in 47.5 overs. Milton Shumba contributed 96 which consisted of 8 fours & 2 sixes. The other Zimbabwe batters who contributed were Dollar Craig 57 runs, Tanaka Munyonga 42, Wesley Madhevere 35, Liam Roche 33 and skipper Jonathan Conolly 27 runs. Norwira Zazmie took 3 wickets for 70 off his 10 overs while Pavandeep Singh took 2 for 51 off 10 overs to give victory to the President XI by 32 runs.

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