Played at the BMC Ground, Shivaji Park, Dadar, U/14 Matuga and U14 SRT took on each other for the all important semi finals of the tournament where in Matunga skipper won the toss and elected to bat first on a track which has more assistance for the bowlers.
U/14 Matunga team choked out for 132runs all out in 55.3 overs skipper Aditya Giri waging a lone battle with his hard fought 71 at no.3 off 113balls. From the bowlers Zenith Sachdev continues to impress and this time taking 3/27 while off spinner Nimesh bagging 2wkts.
U/14 SRT Kandivali team could have faced the same situation because the 2nd highest score in their batting was mere 19runs by skipper Raj. It was their dashing no.3 batsman Mohit Tanwar who extended his excellent form and flow with the bat smashing an aggressive stroke filled 140 off 136balls (17fours). Mohit soaked the pressure well and kept on playing his natural game taking the team total to 228/9 dec in 61.5 overs.
SRT XI won the match on 1st innings and qualify for the finals while it was definitely Mohit’s match winning 140 which came to the rescue.