Danish Mirza stars in KCC first victory beat Dubai  Knights 

An unbeaten knock of 61 runs in 25 balls from Danish Mirza, and fine knock of by captain Furqaan Rasool brought Kashmir cricket club a massive win by 5 wickets. Earlier Dubai knights won the toss and elected to bat, For Dubai knights it was not the ideal start as they lost their opening batsman very early to an inswing delivery of Danish Mirza. Amir Riaz and Mujeeb Rahman managed to scalp quick wickets at crucial moments to leave Dubai Knights 50/4 in 10 overs, Suhail of Dubai knights did some damage control and build a good partnership of 34 runs with Danish before Danish Mirza ended suhail’s stay at the wicket with a Yorker. For K.C.C Mujeeb Rahman was the pick of bowlers with 3 wickets, Danish Mirza and Furqaan rasool took 2 wickets each while as Amir Riaz and Hashim managed a wicket each. In reply to Dubai Knights 124 runs K.C.C had a poor start losing half of the side for 53/5 runs in 12 overs courtesy disciplined bowling by Mudassir ahmad and Danish, At one stage it looked a one sided game before Danish Mirza scored a fiery knock of Unbeaten 61 runs in 25 balls hitting 7 massive sixes and in partnership with Furqaan rasool who scored and unbeaten 22 runs. In last 2 overs K.C.C needed 26 runs with 5 wickets in hand, However Danish Mirza’s   3 consecutive sixes in 3 deliveries changed the entire scenario and the game in shifted in K.C.C control and K.C.C were able to register their first win in their second game only, In addition K.C.C guys thanked Dubai Knights Team for a wonderful game played with high spirits.


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