2011 SM40 Fixtures 




2011 SM40 Fixtures 

Empire cricket club participated in the SM40 2nd division organized by the Finnish Cricket Association in 2011 and finished a respectable 6th after losing 4 matches. After this rough start Empire CC was able to win 4 out of its last 6 matches and were able to climb from bottom of the league to as high as 5th during the season. 

The SM40 2nd division was won by Vantaa Super Kings, who will therefore participate in SM40 division 1 next season. Finnasia from Turku finished in second and beat SKK in the 1st/2nd division promotion play-off and will also compete in SM40 division 1 next season. Vaasa CC and SKK were demoted from SM40 division 1 and will play alongside Empire in SM40 division 2. 

Empire SM 40 2nd division results and match reports.

 Day Date FixtureGround Result
 Sun 15.5.2011Empire CC           vs         Kerava CCRuskeasuo Empire 146 ao; Kerava 148 - 6. Kerava won by 4 wickets
 Sat 21.5.2011Empire CC           vs         VSKRajakylä Empire 197 ao; VSK 201 - 9. VSK won by 4 runs
 Sat 28.5.2011Empire CC           vs         Espoo B Ruskeasuo  Empire 209 ao; Espoo B 221 - 6. Espoo won by 12 runs.
 Sat 11.6.2011Empire CC           vs          Turku   Pansio Empire 164 ao; Turku CC 287 - 8. Turku CC won by 123 runs.
 Sat 2.7.2011Empire CC           vs          Tampere Messukylä Empire 287 ao; Tampere CC 167 ao. Empire won by 120 runs. 
 Sun 10.7.2011Empire CC           vs         Finnasia  Kerava Empire 125 ao; Finnasia 126 - 3. Finnasia won by 7 wickets.
 Sat30.7.2011Empire CC           vs         Bengal Tigers
  
 Ruskeasuo Empire 124 - 6; Bengal Tigers 123 ao. Empire won by 4 wickets. 


Empire SM 40 2nd division plate fixture list

 Sat 13.8.2011Empire CC           vs         Espoo B  Ruskeasuo  Empire 191 - 7; Espoo B 188 ao. Empire won by 3 wickets. 
 Sun 21.8.2011Empire CC           vs         Kerava CC  Kerava Empire 179 - 7; Kerava 178 ao. Empire won by 3 wickets. 
 Sat 27.8.2011Empire CC           vs         Bengal Tigers Kaisaniemi  Empire 154 ao; Bengal Tigers 155 - 7. Bengal Tigers won by 3 wickets.

SM40 2nd division final standings

Super 4PlayedWinNR/tieLostPenaltyPointsNRR
1VSK1091722.180
2Finn Asia10514440.688
3Turku10514440.200
4Tampere105540-0.798
PlatePlayedWinNR/tieLostPenaltyPointsNRR
5Espoo B104632-0.170
6Empire104632-0.241
7Bengal Tigers1032532-0.733
8Kerava103724-1.251

SM40 statistics

Empire SM40 division 2 batting statistics

 Name     Matches       Innings         Runs       NO's Average 100's 50's HS
 Nitin Joshi (Captain)  10 10     295 2 36,88 0 2 68 NO
 Bhupesh Khoda 6 6 167 0 27,83 0 1 64
 Dhina Sivadisarthan 6 6 68 3 22,67 0 1 53 NO
 Shaun Dobbelsteen 10 9 140 2 20 0 0 42 NO
 Marcel Burton 7 7 97 2 19,40 0 38 NO
 Suman Kunwar 3 3 57 0 19 0 1 50
 Jonathon Martin 7 7 120 0 17,14 0 1 55
 Nisar Malekzaei 9 9 144 0 16 0 1 55
 Imran Muhammed 9 134 0 14,89 0 0 48
 Fahad Ghani 10 10 123 0 12,30 0 1 53
 Sawan Singh 9 9 86 0 9,56 0 0 49
 Shakir Pa 2 2 16 0 8 0 0 12
 Mustafa Kuckey 8 6 27 2 6,75 0 0 10 NO
 Masum Samad 9 6 12 0 2 0 0 7
 Nick Burton 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Heikki Mählämäki 2 1 0 1 NA 0 0 0 NO
 Peter Eisentraut 1 1 0 1 NA 0 0 0 NO
 Jonathon Hadley 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Total 10 103 1486 13 16,51 0 8 68 NO

Empire SM40 division 2 bowling statistics (not complete)

 Name Matches Runs Wickets Overs Average Economy Best
 Nitin Joshi 7 219 17 45 12,88 4,87 5-53
 Bhupesh Khoda 4 110 6 20,50 18,33 5,37 5-22
 Nisar Malekzaei 6 140 7 22 20 6,36 4-24
 Imran Muhammed 7 229 9 43 25,44 5,33 3-27
 Mustafa Kuchey 7 232 4 34 58 6,82 2-49
 Suman Kunwar 3 118 2 20 59 5,90 2-38
 Fahad Ghani 7 76 1 11 76 6,91 1-14
 Marcel Burton 4 144 0 14.5 NA 9,71 NA
 Sawan Singh 1 7 0 1 NA 7 NA