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Pan European T20 Tournament – Malta beat Bulgaria

Malta team go top after battering Bulgaria.

Malta 183 for 1 (C.Chellew 109*, N.Khosla 34) defeated Bulgaria 64 (H.Mughal 3-15, S.Khan 3-16, P.Bradley 2-5).

The Malta cricket team once again cruised to a thumping victory by beating Bulgaria by 119 runs. It was Malta’s biggest win in a T20 international. Malta’s total of 183 included a century for Chris Chellew and 34 runs from Captain Nowell Khosla. A great team display in the field saw Bulgaria restricted to the lowest team score of the tournament (64 runs). Haroon Mughal, Sumair Khan and Paul Bradley were the major wicket-takers, while Mark Sacco did a fine job as stand in wicket-keeper, taking 2 catches.

Malta now sit top of the table with 7 points, and a result against hosts Hungary in Sunday’s early game will cement their place in the evening’s final.

Standings:

  • MALTA – Played 3 – Points 7
  • UCT – Played 3 – Points 6
  • Romania – Played 2 – Points 2
  • Hungary – Played 2 – Points 1
  • Bulgaria – Played 2 – Points 1
Posted in Cricket, Malta Team.

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