RECAP – DAY 11 – FanCode ECS Germany Kiel
10 leading teams from Northern Germany feature over 12 days in 48 high-intensity T10 matches. Every game will be live streamed worldwide on the European Cricket Network and on FanCode - a multi-sport aggregator platform, from the house of Dream Sports for the Indian Sub-Continent.
SC Europa sailed through to the semi-finals with an easy win against hosts 1.Kieler HTC. SCE got off to a flier with skipper Sahel Darwish and Wahidullah Amini taking charge in the powerplay. In reply, KHTC were looking in control before Wahidullah Amini wreaked havoc picking up SIX wickets in his two overs to deny the hosts any chance of a comeback.
Improving PSV Hann-Munden continued their impressive run, easing into the Finals Day. Leading from the front, skipper Gulraiz Mustafa smacked a 28-ball 61 to take his side to a fourth consecutive victory.
Taking the field without a few key players, Group B winners Kummerfelder Sportverein found themselves in a spot of bother against First Contact posting just 79 runs batting first. KSV managed to hold their nerve to clinch a semi-final spot dislodging FCT in a tight game. Playing his first game this season, Shekib Naibkhail was adjudged man of the match, picking up four valuable wickets and scoring crucial runs in the death overs.
MTV Stallions moved into the last four winning a thrilling encounter against VFB Fallersleben. The Group A winners were cruising at one point before losing a few wickets in quick succession to make things difficult. In the end, Prakash Singh, the hero with the ball in the first innings, fittingly hit the winning runs to cap off an exhilarating quarter-finals Friday.