A thriller of a 96 & 3 wkts by skipper Nikhil Jadhav steers JP Morgan to a win in the C Div Times Shield’19
Played at the High Court Oval Ground between JP Morgan & Union Bank of India, JP Morgan opting to bat first posted a total of 231/9 dec in 61.5 overs. JP Morgan who were losing wickets continuously got back into the game thanks to a solid 96 off 166 balls by their captain Nikhil Jadhav. Coming at no.5 Nikhil smashed 9 boundaries while kept the scoreboard ticking taking the team from 65/5 to 231/9 dec in 61.5 overs.
In what turned out to be a neck to neck match, Union Bank of India also fought it hard with the help of their no.3 batsman Mihir Agarwal who scored 90 off 176 balls alongiwith Farhan Shaikh scoring a almost match winning 45 at no.7.
However, Union Bank of India were all out for 229 runs in 66.2 overs as skipper Nikhil Jadhav took a brilliant caught and bowled at a time when only 3 runs were required with one wicket to win! Nikhil overall took 3/84 while Umesh Panchal with 3/59 was the pick of the lot as JP Morgan won the match by 3 runs.