Barking cricket captain Afzal in high spirits ahead of Bow Green match

PUBLISHED: 16:00 27 July 2017

Barking cricket club (Pic: Jacob Ranson)

Barking cricket club (Pic: Jacob Ranson)


Barking captain Ehsan Afzal is in high spirits ahead of his side’s fixture against Essex County League Premier Division outfit Bow Green.

Afzal and his side play host to Bow Green on Saturday and are hoping to continue their current form.

“I am hoping the team continue to play at the level they have been performing and get the result we want,” he said.

“It’s going to be an interesting game.

“We have played Bow Green for many years and know them well.”

The skipper also praised the opposition ahead of the match and believes his side will be at full strength.

“They’re a good side, which can surprise you at any time,” Afzal admitted.

“We’re at full strength.”

Barking currently sit second in the league and four points behind league leaders Newham with a game in hand.

“We need to carry on winning and I believe we have many players who can help us do that.”

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