Thunder Cricket Club were on Sunday crowned champions of the second edition of the ladies Elite League.

The league that was played by four teams in a round robin format, saw Thunder finish top of the standings with four wins from six games.

Thunder beat Northern Knight Warriors in a double header on Sunday and their title triumph was confirmed and sealed by Aziz Damani Hurricanes failure to beat Titans in the last group.

Thunder Cricket Team won by 8 Wickets against Warriors in their afternoon game, successful erasing the latter’s 96/4 in 17.3 overs.

Janet Mbabazi scored 52 runs off 43 not out to lead a successful chase as Thunder (97/2) roared to their fourth win.

The tourney followed the success of the first edition which was won by Aziz Damani.

There were four franchises this season, with players selected after their success in the National ladies T20 tournament.

Thunder Cricket Club Squad: 1. Leona Babirye, 2. Mildred Anyipo, 3. Janet Mbabazi (Captain), 4. Jimia Muhammed, 5. Stephanie Nampiina, 6. Maria Nyende Kagoya, 7. Scovia Akello, 8. Jasmine Nabulya, 9. Eunice Kobusingye, 10. Christine Anayo, 11. Irene Alumo, 12. Natasha Amenyo, 13. Teddy Oyella. Coach Lawrence Ssempijja

The Matches

December 10

*Aziz Damani Hurricanes V Northern Knights Warriors

  • Aziz Damani Hurricanes won by 25 Run(s)

*Titans Cricket Club V Thunder Cricket Team

  • Thunder Cricket Team won by 4 Wkt(s)

*Northern Knights Warriors V Aziz Damani Hurricanes

  • Northern Knights Warriors won by 8 Run(s)

*Titans Cricket Club V Thunder Cricket Team

  • Titans Cricket Club won by 39 Run(s)

December 11

*Titans Cricket Club V Northern Knights Warriors

  • Titans Cricket Club won by 82 Run(s)

*Thunder Cricket Team V Aziz Damani Hurricanes

  • Aziz Damani Hurricanes won by 2 Wkt(s)

*Northern Knights Warriors V Titans Cricket Club

  • Northern Knights Warriors won by 13 Run(s)

*Aziz Damani Hurricanes V Thunder Cricket Team

  • Thunder Cricket Team won by 2 Wkt(s)

December 12

*Northern Knights Warriors V Thunder Cricket Team

  • Thunder Cricket Team won by 4 Wkt(s)

*Titans Cricket Club V Aziz Damani Hurricanes

  • Super Over. Winner: Aziz Damani Hurricanes

*Northern Knights Warriors V Thunder Cricket Team

  • Thunder Cricket Team won by 8 Wkt(s)

*Titans Cricket Club V Aziz Damani Hurricanes

  • Titans Cricket Club won by 31 Run(s)
Aziz Damani Hurricanes
Share.

Brian Kawalya is an Award winning Journalist, Director and Chief Sports Writer of The-SportsNation, covering top events and breaking some of the biggest stories.

Leave A Reply