Botswana Cricket Association

BCA 50 OVERS – Summary & Results 5th Game

March 13, 2017



The fourth encounter of the BCA National 50 Overs League Fixture on March 12th, 2017 was between Tladi & Southern Rocks, which was played on the A Field at the BCA Oval, with a 15 minute delayed start.

The commitment and discipline shown by Southern Rocks are also commended, as has been the case in all previous years. This game would also have an impact on the log standings, as a victory by Southern Rocks would place them in a more firm position to finish 2nd, depending on the outcome of the last game between Ditlhase & Shining Stars.

However, it was not to be, as Tladi had other plans to cement their top spot.

Tladi batted first with clear intentions to post a large total but were given no room early on, as the Southern Rocks bowlers had ideas of their own. The Tladi innings were shaky and rocky on 97 for 5 at one stage and looked like it was heading towards a disaster. However, James Moses and Nabil Master took charge and responsibly batted their team out of the “pothole” and when Moses was dismissed, Master was very dynamically supported by Thatayaone Tshose. Nabil Master scored his maiden century and that of the tournament and Tlaid finished on 306 for the loss of 7 wickets.

It was an uphill task for Southern Rocks, and apart from some determination by Captain Imran Pathan, all other batsmen succumbed to some wily spin bowling from Mmoloki Mooketsi and Dhruv Maisuria, eventually losing by 233 runs.

Tladi :- 306 for 7 wkts in 50 overs.

             Nabil Master           107 Not Out

             James Moses          55

             Thatayaone Tshose 41 Not Out

             Karabo Modise         39


             Fazal Mohammed 4 wkts for 47 runs.


Southern Rocks :- 73 all out in 29.3 overs.

                 Imran Pathan 20.


                 Mmoloki Mooketse 4 wkts for 14 runs

                 Dhruv Maisuria       2 wkts for 8 runs

                 James Moses         2 wkts for 20 runs


Tladi won by 233 runs.

Please find below the link to Points Table as at the end of the 3rd game, for your perusal and record..


The BCA sincerely thanks all the participating teams, officials, volunteers, well-wishers & stakeholders as well as themembers of the media for their continued encouragement and support in subscribing to our Mission of “Bringing Cricket to the Nation

Kind regards

Sumod (B2) Damodar

Secretary – Fixtures & Publicity                                                   

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