J. M. Baxi wins MANSA-organised cricket tournament

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 02-02-2018        Tweet

MUMBAI: The Mumbai and Nhava-Sheva Ship-Agents Association (MANSA) hosted the MUMBAI OG TROPHY 2018, a limited overs friendly cricket tournament, on January 20, 2018 between MANSA, MbPT and others at Oval Maidan, J. M. Baxi & Co. Ground, Maharshi Karve Road, Churchgate, Mumbai. In all, 10 member companies participated. There was good fun and a feeling of camaraderie among the players and spectators, highlighted a release.

The participating teams were Wilhelmsen Maritime Services Pvt. Ltd, Samudra Marine Services Pvt. Ltd, J. M. Baxi & Co., Sai Shipping Co. Pvt. Ltd, Mitsutor Shipping Agency Pvt. Ltd, Atlantic Shipping Pvt. Ltd, Marcons Shipmanagement Pvt. Ltd, Parekh Marine Agencies Pvt. Ltd, GAC Shipping (India) Pvt. Ltd and NYK Line (India) Pvt. Ltd.

The final was between J. M. Baxi and Damani Shipping, in which J. M. Baxi emerging as a final winner.

Sanjay Lad from Mitsutor Shipping Agency was adjudged the Best Batsman, while the Best Bowler was Abhijit Gore from J. M. Baxi. Avinash Baber from Wilhelmsen Maritime Services was adjudged the Best Fielder. Sanjay Lad was also the Man of the Series.

All the teams enjoyed the event and said it should continue yearly or periodically. The tournament, started in a small way a couple of years ago, is now picking up, attracting all members of MANSA, the release said.