Sai XI and SFS XI recorded easy victories over their opponents in the All-India RPCL-5 Tennisball Cricket Tournament at Mecosabagh ground, here on Wednesday.
In the first match Grenadiers XI , Nagpur batted first and we’re restricted to a modest total of 34 for 9 wickets in 8 overs. Rohit 11 (19 balls) was the only batsman to reach the double-figure mark. For SAI XI, Ajay (3 wickets for 10, ) and Vrushabh (2 for 3 runs) were the main wicket-takers.
Sai XI , Nagpur notched up the required runs for victory losing four wickets in the process. Neal contributed 20 runs in just 11 balls. For Grenadiers XI , Ved and Rohit captured two wickets each.
In the second match, SFS XI batted first and scored a respectable 60 runs losing five wickets in 8 overs. Rasik 27 ( 18 balls) and Vaibhav 17 (11 balls) were the main contributors.bParesh 2 for 9 , Rajat 1 for 25, and Yogesh 1 for 7 were the main wicket-takers for Nagpur Indians.
In reply, Nagpur Indians XI have restricted to 38 runs mainly due to fine bowling performance by Ravi 3 wickets for 13 and Pranav 2 for 5. For losers, Shubham 13(10 balls)was the only batsman to reach the double-figure mark.
Venketesh Umredkar was given the man of the match for best bowling performance at the hands of Â Vikas Kolhekar Principal St. Michael’s School, Chandrapur, Â Moses Palparti, Headmaster Bishop Cotton Primary School (State Board), Â Sanjay Singh Secretary All Saints Cathedral and Mohd. Irfan Rajjak Secretary RCA and RPCL-5 were present on the occasion.