A classy century by Daiwat Rane fetches a easy win for Express Marketing against AHL in Chanawala Challengers T-40 Trophy 2019-20.
8TH FEBRUARY 2020 IN MUMBAI, CHANAWALA CHALLENEGERS T-40 TROPHY 2019-20: The match between Akumentis Healthcare Ltd (AHL) and Express Marketing (EM) was played at Azad Maidan on 8th February 2020. EM won the toss and elected to BAT first.
EM’s opener Daiwat Rane and Prathamesh Naik were the pick of the performers. They stitched a partnership of 159 runs in the middle for the 4th wicket and it totally soared the innings total into a higher level. Daiwat took his time due to the fall of wickets on the opposite end and the need to steer the innings. He got the perfect support from Naik who scored a praise worthy innings of 64 runs off 78 balls.Daiwat scored a brilliant 116 off 106 balls and remained not out.EM scored 252 runs in 36 overs but due to slow over rate, they were awarded more 78 runs to the total that ballooned their score to 330. For AHL, Aviraj Mhatre and Harshal Vapilkar picked up 2 wickets each.
AHL’s batting performance was very abysmal, lack of high scorers and partnerships led them to a mere 158 runs in response. They were all out in 39 overs. Rahul Ghodke who played an innings of 42 off 102 balls was the only worthy mention. For EM, left arm spinner Ajay Thorat picked up an impressive figure of 4 for 33 in 4.1 overs. They experimented with a lot of options to grease their line-up and in the process conceded 51 extras. Overall, a completely comprehensive victory for EM.
RESULT- EXPRESS MARKETING won the match by 172 runs.