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Chicago Blasters Cricket Team Clinch Spectacular Win Against the Michigan Stars


Chicago Blasters Cricket team with the CEO Iftekhar Shareef and the core operational and management team

CHICAGO, IL -The newly constituted Chicago Blasters Cricket Team clinched magnificient back-to-back victories against the Michigan Stars with the young cricketersputting up domineering performances highlighted by tenacious bowling,outstanding fielding and remarkable boatmanship in the Minor League Cricket tournamenton a warm crispy afternoon on Sunday September 27, 2020 at the Mountain ViewPark cricket grounds in Des Plaines. Illinois USA with appreciativecricket-lovers and families gathered to watch this exciting clash.

The second game between Chicago Blasters and the Michigan Stars kicked off to anexciting start with Michigan Stars electing to bat first. Having wrapped up the Michigan Stars for a totalof 169; the Chicago Blasters took to the field hammering all across the field withopeners Shaheer Hassan and Fahad Babber executing powerful shots taking theChicago Blasters to a spectacular victory.

Shaheer Hassan scored a magnificent102 not out with 16 shots to the boundary including 8 sixes; while Fahad Babberscored 65 with 5 sixes taking this amazing partnership to lift the team to a decisivevictory – creating a record in the USACricket franchise in the Minor League Cricket.

Earlier,The Chicago Blasters kicked of its maiden cricket match with a thrillingvictory against the Michigan Stars at the Lyons Oaks park stadium near DetroitMichigan on September 19, 2020 scoring a magnificent knock excelling in bothbatting and bowling. After initial slow rate, the Chicago Blasters displayedoutstanding batting prowess with batsman Anirudh Jonnavituila scoring anamazing 74; while bowler Hunain Amin took 4 wickets with his immaculate bowlingspell. Later, the Michigan Stars walked into the field scoring runs but the tenaciousbowling and fielding kept the Michigan Stars fall short of their target – thusthe Chicago Blasters emerged victorious in its first encounter in Detroit, Michigan.

IftekharShareef, CEO/& Owner of the Chicago Blasters Cricket Team welcomed the team, families,other cricket enthusiasts gathered at the grounds including the ‘live’ onlineviewers and praised the Chicago Blasters for chronicling stunning victories andapplauded their robust collective team spirit that helped forge an impressivewin. Iftekhar Shareef thanked andacknowledged core inner operational team including Khurram Syed, Vice Presidentsupported by Satish Dadepogu and the management team of Keerthi Kumar Ravoori, & Ajai Agnihotri .

TheChicago Blasters Cricket team is based in Chicago, USA was constituted as afranchise team in the United States of America under the authorized aegisof the International Cricket Council[ICC].

The Chicago Blasters team members consists of Ashar Mehdi (Captain &Wicket Keeper), Joshua Kind (Vice Captain), Fahad Babar, Shaheer Hasan,NajmiHasan, Anirudh Jonnavitula, Sachin Veeraswamy, Talha Mohsin,Hunain Amin, Ibrahim Khaleel, Sai Charith Duggupati, AdnanYar Khan and Mann Patel, Coach/ Manager Afroze Siddiqui, Selectors Neeraj Patel,Mohammes Ashfaq & Ahmed Shareef.

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