13 wkt haul by Ronak Waghela helps Venkateshwar Cricket Academy in a 3 Day League Match
Test match is an ultimate platform for cricketer to exhibit their skills and the one who is able to perform in the longer format certainly indicates a solid character to be a successful cricketer. One such performance which has invited attention at grassroot level cricket is of Ronak who came up with twin fifers followed by a half century in the same match.
Played at NSC Cricket Ground, Venkateshwar Cricket Academy opting to bat first scored 199/10 in 40 overs with Chirag Rana (47) being the top scorer for the team. Jai Maa Ambhey CC in reply were bundled out for 160 runs courtesy a brilliant bowling spell by Ronak Waghela who returned with astonishing bowling figures of 7/32 in 12.3 overs. Ronak was spot on with his bowling as he provided regular breakthroughs not allowing any batsman to settle down.
In the 2nd innings, Venkateshwar Cricket Academy were all out for 188 runs in 61 overs. All-rounder Ronak who took 7 wickets with the ball was the highest scorer with the bat too smashing 58 runs off 122 balls. Chasing 229, Jai Maa Ambhey CC were all out for 161 runs courtesy another game changing spell by Ronak who this time came up with 6/48 in 16.3 overs with 4 maidens. Ronak certainly owned this match as he single handedly proved to be too lethal for the opposition bagging 13/80 across both the innings.
- Result: Venkateshwar Cricket Academy won by 66 runs
- Player of the Match: Ronak Waghela
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