The police shield tournament witnessed an excellent perfomance right on its opening day as Prashant Bhoir ran through the entire batting line up with his fast bowling. Played between MIG CC and DY Patil at the National CC, cross maidan, DY Patil won the toss and elected to bowl first.
Made to bat first, DY were spot on with their decision as they restricted MIG CC to just 112 runs in 32.4overs. The entire top order failed to give a good start with Siddarth Chitnis at no.5 and Sahil madhgaonkar at no.9 top scored with 36 & 39 respectively. Right arm fast bowler Prashant Bhoir was excellent in his line and length as he came up with match winning bowling figures of 5/29 in 9 overs. Prashant hit the deck hard and generated consistent pace to trouble the batsman while experienced bowler Pravin Tambe chipped in with 3/22 in 7.4 overs.
In reply, DY Patil scored 114/5 in 27.3overs and chased down the score comfortably. DY Patil won the match by 5wkts and it was definitely pacer Prashant Bhoir whose bowling remained the highlight perfomance of the match. Cricketgraph congratulates Prashant while wishes luck to both the teams for their upcoming encounters.