|Zach Flintoff (VC), Dishan Malalasekera and Alistair Read
helped the FTGDCA Under 16 team to defeat the Diamond Valley CA on Sunday to
win the Beitzel Shield in the VMCU Championships.
FTGDCA won the toss and sent DVCA in to bat on a seaming
wicket at Gordon Barnard Reserve. DVCA made 4/156 after 45 overs. Zach took the
new ball finishing with 1/18 off 6 overs and Dishan was the pick of the
spinners taking 1/10 off his 6 overs with 3 maidens.
In reply, FTGDCA made the runs in the 41st over.
Top scorer and man-of-the-match Anthony Brolic (Lysterfield) made 82*, Zach
made 20 batting at 3 and Alistair made a run a ball 17 in the later stages.
Nick Jankovskis played in the 2nd FTGDCA Under 16 team but
unfortunately lost their GF to a strong Gisborne & District CA team.
4/252cc, FTGDCA 112.
Congratulations to the boys on their achievements!