Held at the Sainath Sports Club in Mumbai, it was a match between two promising teams namely Prabhodan SC & Sainath SC where in Sainath SC won the toss and elected to bat first in order to make a big 1st innings total.
To an extent their decision was not spot on as they were bundled out for just 133runs in the 1st innings in 57.4 overs with Deepak Gupta top scoring with a 84ball 30 at the middle order. From the bowling side Nikhil Giri was the pick of the bowlers taking 3/30 in 13 overs which included 3maidens while chinaman Jaikhush also chipped in with 2wickets. However, Sainath SC gave a tremendous comeback with the ball as they completely destroyed the Prabhodhan SC batting line up & restricted them to just 25/all out in 20.5 overs. Right arm pacer Parth Naik was simply exceptional with the ball as he came up with a match winning spell of 6/11 in 10.5 overs which also included 7maidens. The bowling figures are just excellent for his age and Parth definitely looks promising. Off-spinner Sharik Baloch also gave a great support as he also bowled really well taking 3/5 in 7overs (4maidens).
Sainath SC scored 147/10 in their 2nd innings where in Parth Naik was the highest scorer making an unbeaten 50* off just 66balls at no.9. Off-spinner Abhishek Jha bowled really well as he scalped 5/42 in 12.3overs. Prabodhan boys were 83/9 in their 2nd innings in 43 overs before the end of the game’s play. Off-spinner Sharik baloch once again showed his potential with the ball as he took another 4wkts in the 2nd innings followed by 2wkts for Parth. Sainath SC won the match on 1st innings and it was definitely these two boys who took everyone’s attention. Cricketgraph congratulates the winning team along with these two talented kids while wishes all the players luck for their upcoming matches.