Nashville Cricket Association batsman Sameer Lodhi has been named as the GASCL Cricket Player Of The Week after some enterprising batting in the GASCL T/20 competition on Sunday Jun 1st .
He was not alone in finding form with the bat – Team mate Madan Addala with 69* vs CHCCA, Tyrone Gayle of UBA with a stylish 65 and in particular Basil Williams of Tropical who plundered UBACC’s bowling with a devastating 80 from 23 balls with 4x4’s and 10x6’s.
Against UBACCC, Sameer struck a quick-fire 83. Needing to surpass a score of 202 set by their opponent. After been dropped three times, he set about leading the charge for NCA .His innings included seven fours and seven sixes and in the end, such was his belligerence, that NCA got the victory with 1 over to spare.
In Game two, Lodhi hit 49 against CHCCA, to pilot NCA to 208-5 in their 20 overs. CHCCA were then dismissed for a paltry 73.