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Army retains cricket title

Arin Kumar
Sunday, February 02, 2014

VULI Turaganikoro scored half a century to help his Army side retain the Perpetual Cup yesterday in the Suva Cricket Association competition.

Former title holder BSP Titans were attempting to win the Cup for their second ever reign but it was not to be.

They batted first and were six for 100 in their allotted 20 overs with Mesui Talebula claiming two wickets.

In reply, Army lost seven wickets but managed to exceed the target to finish on 105 runs.

Turaganikoro hitting 50 runs to contribute almost half of his team's points.

The win allowed Army to maintain their position on the top of the Premier competition points table.

Association president Alex Konrote said Army was a champion team and might be able hold on to the Perpetual Cup till the end of the season.


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