Box-Cricket Tourney At Cama Park

Cama Park, Andheri organized All-Parsee box-cricket (underarm) tournament on 13th and 14th May, 2017, with 13 teams participating across Mumbai. This six-a-side, five-over contest witnessed engrossing knock-out stages. In the first semi-final, with the scores tied, Malcolm Baug and CJ witnessed a super-over. The heroic efforts of Shavir Afshai of Malcolm Baug managed to take his team through to the finals. Salsette played Cama Park in the other semi-final, with the home team bowing out by two runs. The finals, aptly contested by Cama Park’s neighbouring colonies, was an enthralling affair, with the Jogeshwari team falling short by a meagre four runs. Salsette – captained by Khushrav Wagchipwalla – emerged deserving winners. Shavir Afshai of Malcolm Baug was adjudged ‘Man Of The Tournament’, while senior resident of Cama Park, Hoshang Rana, gave out the prizes.

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