FPJ SPORTS DESK Mumbai
Rahul Narang from Shivaji Park Gymkhana ( SPG) alt145 Golden Eaglesalt39produced the best performance in the opening week of the WZO ( World Zoroastrian Organisation) Trust Mumbai ( 16- red) snooker league –
2011, organised by the Billiards & Snooker Association of Maharashtra.
The week commenced from Monday, August 22 and ended on Sunday, August 28.
Narang playing with a handicap of plus 45, not only compiled the highest break of 53 during the week, but also won all his four frames to steer Golden Eagles to identical 3- 1 margin of victories against Dadar Parsee Colony Gymkhana ( DPCG) alt145 Snooker Starsalt39, in both the home and away matches in Group alt145 Balt39. His effort of 53 came against M Amroliwalla in the second frame of their away tie.
The other notable efforts came from the cues of Mukund Bharadia ( 45) of Spring Club alt145 Bulk Line Pottersalt39and Kabil Badami ( 33) of ECC Barracudas.
Meanwhile, Elphinstone Cricket Club ( ECC) started off strongly as all their three registered victories. ECC alt145 Boombangabangalt39rallied by winning the last three frames in both the home and away ties to beat CRMI Parel alt145 Central Starsalt39( 3- 2, 3- 2) in Group C, ECC alt145 Piranhasalt39tamed Dombivli Gymkhana alt145 Sundaramalt39( 3- 0, 3- 1) in Group K and in Group M, ECC alt145 Barracudasalt39put it across Parsee Gymkhana alt145 Scoundrelsalt39( 3- 0, 3- 2).