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Shah Ali the difference as Jagannathpur beat Beanibazar 2-0

By Ismael Rahman A rain swept friendly fixture saw Jagannathpur take the spoils as the boys in white beat Beanibazar 2-0 at Stepney Green Park. Shah Ali beat the outstanding Abdul Salik to score the opener as Jagannathpur made a rare first half foray into the opposition half. As the rain beat down Beanibazar stepped up the tempo and reverted ...

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Nobel is on fire as Scintilla beat Supernova to retain top spot

  Emdad Rahman In a clash of the top two, Scintilla defeated Supernova in the latest National Cricket League meeting at Ongar Cricket Ground. In this Super Sunday clash the Essex team batted first to reach 184/10 from 38 overs. Nobel Rahaman scored 69, Ashraful Islam 30, and vice captain Sajal Rahman, 21. Supernova have led the league for most of this ...

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Magnificent Roy scores 120 but Surrey miss out on quarter-final place

    Emdad Rahman   Centurion Jason Roy and Aaron Finch scored the biggest stand in the competition this season as Surrey beat Kent by 37 runs in a blistering Natwest T20 Blast clash at The Kia Oval.   A sell out 25,500 crowd witnessed the brutal Roy remain unbeaten on 120 as Surrey racked up 212-4, but despite his brilliant ...

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Golapgonj held by Bishwanath

Emdad Rahman : Gulopgonj and Bishwanath shared the spoils in a competitive Sonali Upazila Cup friendly at Mabley Green. Emrul Islam put Golapgonj ahead in the first half after an assist from Mujibul Islam but deep into the second half Bishwanath equalised through Mo. The game finished 1-1. Mujib Islam of Golapgonj said, ‘It was rainy, and cold but we ...

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Beanibazar kit launched ahead of summer tournament

Emdad Rahman :: Ahead of this summers showcase football tournament, Beanibazar FC launched its team kit at Ropewalk Gardens, London E1. The Greater Sylhet Upazila Cup 2016 will see Bangladeshi UK veteran teams coming together at Mabley Green, Hackney, to represent the region of Sylhet, Bangladesh that the players originate from. The kit launch was attended by goalkeeper Shamimuz Zaman, ...

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Chattak 0-2 Beanibazar in Greater Sylhet clash

  By Emdad Rahman :: London – England: With the Greater Sylhet Upazila Cup just a month away Chattak hosted Beanibazar in a pre tournament friendly at Stepney Green Park. A high tempo display from both teams saw a thoroughly competitive game played out with plenty of blood, thunder and competitive spirit. The first half ended goalless but there were ...

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Veteran Patel inspires Scintilla win

By Emdad Rahman :: 52 year old Iqbal Patel rolled back the years to turn on the style as Scintilla beat Hamilton Lions. In a game that was his debut the evergreen wicket keeper blasted a match winning 76 not out to ensure a home win. Hamilton batted first to reach 173/10 from 41 overs with Corey Richmond top scoring ...

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Almost 5k Fun Run kickstarts festival

By Emdad Rahman As part of the 30th Anniversary of the Limehouse Festival, 200 runners have taken part in the Almost 5k – a fun run introduced by the Limehouse Community Forum. A thorough warm up by Dickside Fitness set the tone as the participants roared down the back roads of Limehouse, the Thames Path, King Edward Memorial Park, Tobacco ...

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Ayaz Karim’s fearsome ‘Fifer’ takes Scintilla top

Emdad Rahman   Captain Fantastic Ayaz Karim led the charge as Scintilla CC humbled Ilford Knight Riders in the National Cricket League showdown at Hackney Marshes.   Scintilla batted first and all rounder Abul Hasib followed up his 34 from a day earlier in the Essex County Cricket League with 60, before being run out by Salman. Wicketkeeper Aminul Shihan ...

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Hard hitting Scintilla take Ace to the cleaners

By Emdad Rahman : On a perfect weather day Scintilla CC hit top form to see off Ace CC in a Essex County Cricket League clash at The London Marathon Playing Fields. The home side batted first and were handed a boost when the classy Ashfaqur Rahaman Nobel struck 51 after opener Ishaq Shawn was dismissed for 9. Iconic wicketkeeper ...

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