Taipei Cricket Association (TCA) has won the 11th annual Jan Hong Cup 2018 which was organized in Chiayi on Oct 27 & 28.
In the league matches TCA beat Formosa Cricket Club (FCC) and Chiyai Swingers and beat Chiya Swingers again in the semi-final to reach the final.
In the final TCA beat Hsinchu Titans with six wickets in a well-contested match. TCA, led by AD Aryadeep, won the toss and elected to field first. Hsinchu Titans reached an impressive 141 runs in the allocated 18 overs.
Hsinchu Titans’ new ball bowlers did an excellent job of reducing TCA to 19 for the loss of 2 wickets. The experienced duo of Vivek Hedge and Amit Bedaka took matters into their own hands and rescued TCA with a brilliant partnership of 95 runs.
TCA lost Vivek for a well-made 52 runs but TCA reached the target with Amit and Murugan Ashok still on crease.
Amit Kumar Bedka was declared the man of the tournament for 126 runs, 4 wickets and 4 catches in the tournament.