|Simulation Cricket Authority: CricketMX Blue vs CricketMX Orange - 1st One Day Match
|CricketMX Blue vs CricketMX Orange
1st One Day Match
Today at the WACA, Orange steamrolled Blue, to come away with a 9 wicket victory.
Blue won the toss and batted, and their top order delivered. garmabeaneth showed why she is one of the world's best openers, with 65, her 7th half-century in all forms of One Day cricket.
dr sad made an honest 34, which will help his cause for selection at next years World Cup.
pokesthelippyfish brought more international experience to the top order, and will be pleased with her 30.
No other batsmen got into double figures. hockeyjock686 was the next man out for a first ball zero.
Due to his run of bad form, nesman was demoted to number 10, while leading bowler, Toy, who took 7 wickets in the last match, was rested from bowling duty. Toy batted at number 5 and added 8. moongirl was out for her second duck in List A cricket, while krb107 added 9.
The tail enders added 11 between them, only 3 of those coming from nesman.
Blue were all out for 157, BONGOMAN the leading wicket taker with 5/31 and garmabeaneth the highest scorer with 65.
Orange got away to a great start, looking to finish the game off quickly. Leon was the first, and only, wicket to fall, after a 74 run partnership with wanabe. He was out for a run-a-ball 39.
wanabe and the docs mum, in her first limited overs appearance since the Twenty20 encounter against BalladP2P.com, came together to guide the team home. They put on 84 runs together, and the team finished with a score of 1/158 after 26.5 overs.
wanabe posted a half-century, with 76 not out. the docs mum made an unbeaten 43, at a strike rate of nearly 120.
BONGOMAN won the man of the match award.