After highlighting the top 5 batsmen of the month, it’s time to give the bowlers their due in the Under-14 category as we present the top 5 bowling performances in the month of January 2016 for the same age category.

Kindly note that all the selections have been made only from the matches covered and published on

Following are the top 5 bowlers of the month:

1. Manan Bhardwaj: 5/09 in All India BK Gupta Memorial

Spinning a web around the opposition batsmen, Manan helped his team dismiss the opponents for a paltry 66 runs which eventually became a cakewalk towards the victory for his team- Vidya Jain School. (Match Report)

Manan Bhardwaj, Vidya Jain School
Manan Bhardwaj, Vidya Jain School

2. Yogen Udar: 5/13 in All India BK Gupta Memorial

This bowling performance is more important as a lot was at stake and the team had to defend only 129 runs in 20 overs. Due to Yogen’s deadly bowling show, they eventually won by a big margin of 40 runs and qualified for the knockout stage of the tournament. (Match Report)

3. Abhishek Yadav: 5/13 in All India BK Gupta Memorial

Abhishek Yadav- CMS Lucknow
Abhishek Yadav, CMS Lucknow

Defending a moderate 154 runs in a T-20 game, Abhishek Yadav ran through the batting line up of St. Xaviers’ School so much so that they were all out for mere 50 runs and lost a T-20 match by 104 runs. Such impact ful bowling helped Abhishek get his name in the top 5 list. (Match Report)

4. Bhuvan Rohilla: 5/13 in All India BK Gupta Memorial

If Abhishek’s spell sent the opponents back for 50 runs, Bhuvan went a step ahead and sent the whole team packing for mere 33 runs. He helped his team register a resounding 9 wicket victory over Drona Public School in All India BK Gupta Memorial Tournament. (Match Report)

Bhuvan Rohilla, Muni School
Bhuvan Rohilla, Muni International School

5. Mehakdeep: 5/30 in Wow Cricket Championship

A man of the match performance by Mehakdeep helped his team bowl out the opponents for just 148 runs and eventually win the match by 10 wickets in hand. (Match Report)

Mehakdeep- Gyanti Academy