Two powerful teams of the A Division clashed against each other namely Parsee Gymkhana and Karnatak SA at Parsee gymkhana ground, Marine Lines where in Karnatak SA won the toss and elected to bowl first considering the bowler friendly conditions throughout the season.
Batting first, the powerful batting line up of Karnatak SA were bundled out for just 155/10 in 65.4 overs. Openers gave a start but could not convert it into big scores while Akshay and Raunaq top scored with 32 each. The bowler who succeeded in troubling the batsman to the hilt was left-arm spinner Vinayak Bhoir, the experienced spinner made good use of the pitch as he came up with excellent bowling figures of 5/45 in 13.4 overs (3maidens). Vinayak bowled in the right areas and hardly gave any room for the opposition to score runs freely.
In reply, Karnatak SA batted till the end of the game’s play scoring 115/5d in 23 overs. Opener Kaustubh Pawar popularly known as KP top scored with 50ball 48. The match was declared drawn but it was Vinayak’s 5wkts which became the highlight perfomance of the match. Cricketgraph congratulates Vinayak while wishes both the teams luck for their upcoming matches.