Bilal "Bill" Mahmood
Number of years playing cricket
Freuchie Cricket Club (1998)
Daniel Stewart's Melville College (1998 - 2004)
Dunnikier Cricket Club (2001,2003,2004,2007 - present)
Most memorable cricketing moment
Beating Stenhousemuir in a 20/20 match at their ground with a junior squad. We were playing against the like of Ferrier, Moses and Zoitert.
Cricketing moment you'd most like to forget
Being hit for 30 off 3 overs against Grange IIIs
Best player you've played alongside
Andy Davidson - Stewart's Melville batsmen who could hit the ball all ends of the park and turn the ball a mile.
Best player you've played against
Two Dollar Academy Ist XI batsmen. They cut my bowling to ribbons.
Any good length ball they drove into the covers.
Any ball back of a length they rocked back and cut it square.
Any yorker was drilled through mid wicket
Best batting performance
50 run partnership for the last wicket against Merchiston 1st XI
Best bowling performance
4-32 vs Stenhousemuir (2004)
10 overs (on the trot) for 8 runs against Townhill (2007)
5-11 vs Loretto College
Best fielding performance
Running catch at fine leg from a top edge skier vs Watsons
DFLer or DFAer?
Preferred wicket celebration
Give the batsman a sendoff (point to the dressing room)
Dunnikier being promoted to East League Division 2
Rubicon Mango Juice (I am a teetotaller)
The GoodFellas or The Insider
A View to a Kill - Duran
Favourite changing-room song
Rock Me Amadeus - Falco
Fantasy girl (excluding the missus/girlfriend/partner/pet)
Flat track bullies
Sledging - You do not get good players out by sledging
Batsmen who do not walk when they know they nicked it