|Simulation Cricket Authority: Webhostingtalk.com vs Zcultfm.com - 2nd ODI
|Webhostingtalk.com vs Zcultfm.com
Zcultfm.com continue to dominate Webhostingtalk.com, with a 4 wicket win today.
Winning the toss, and batting, cabalstudios and fremont were both out by the end of the 3rd over. Equentity - Jamie managed to stay at the crease long enough to pass 250 career ODI runs, which places him as 3rd best ODI batsman in the simulation cricket world. 4 runs after he passed the milestone, he was clean bowled by Cleetus, on 23. Cifra-Jay, the next man in, fell for a golden duck on the very next ball, leaving Cleetus on a hattrick. Oonth survived the hattrick ball.
The next over saw Joseph_M fall for 13, leaving Oonth, and wicket keeper chrisranjana come together at 5/44, to resuscitate the innings. After batting together for 18 overs, chrisranjana was caught out on 43, from the bowling of Ace, who wasn't able to pull of the double hattrick. arkin fell 2 balls later, for 2 runs also to Ace.
In the 29th over, Slidey rotated the strike to Oonth, who smashed a boundary, before giving the strike back to Slidey. KingTigerII then bowled a hattrick, seeing off Slidey, PixelManual and UnitedPakistan in consecutive deliveries. This is the second time, a Zcultfm.com bowler has taken an ODI hattrick. Oonth was left stranded on 52.
KingTigerII was the leading wicket taker, with his 5/53 enough to secure him the man of the match award. Ace (3/32) and Cleetus (2/23) were also contributers.
Chasing the modest 141 for victory, Beef got the team off to a good start, with 46 from 56 balls. The same cannot be said for his partner Finnie, who fell for naught from 3.
KingScott added just 16, but it was Serj's 46, which he made in partnership with Beef, which was the main factor behind the victory. While Serj, like Beef, missed out on his half-century, Chameleongirl took it upon herself to see the team over the line, with an unbeaten 15. jakeolsen (1 from 5 balls) and Zog (13 from 15 balls) both got out in the meantime, meaning Aussie500 (4 runs from as many balls) was the other not out batsman.
Zcultfm.com took away the bonus points again, having chased the target down in 30.3 overs. They also put the series beyond doubt, with one match to go.