Played between Rising Strikers and BD Smashers at the Somaiya Cricket Ground, Rising Strikers after being put to bat first posted a big total of 206/4 in 20 overs. Opener Jatin Mehta gave a solid start with 31 ball 36 runs while Shravan Rathod at no.3 top scored for Rising Strikers hitting a crucial 50 off 36 balls. The finishing touch in the death overs was further given by Chirag Joshi (48* off 25 balls) & Jigar Shah (15* off 8 balls) at the middle order.
BD Smashers in reply could only manage 109/9 courtesy some real tight bowling by Rising Strikers bowlers. Nikhil Singhi at the middle order was the only one who looked good for his 26 runs in an otherwise dismal batting performance. Vishal Patil with 3/8 in 2 overs alongwith a maiden was the pick of the bowlers while Jatin Mehta & Jigar Shah bagged 2wkts each.
Result-Rising Strikers won the match by 97 runs, Jatin Mehta declared “Man of the Match”, Nikhil Singhi declared “Star Player of the Match”