An impressive 125 for Rugved More in the Friendship Trophy’20
India First Insurance batting first at Asahi Glass Factory, Taloja posted a big total of 201/4 in 20 overs. Opener Akshay Gaikwad top scored with 54 runs off 33 balls. Besides him, him all-rounder Babli Sharma at the middle order played the finishers knock scoring a brilliant 50* off 24 balls. Babli’s knock consisted 6 fours and 1 sixes. Babli has been a crucial player for Indiafirst since few seasons. Babli has became a vital cog for his team often coming up with crucial knocks at the middle or lower middle order. However, in this particular match, it was Rugved More from opposite team who attracted maximum attention.
FCC Sunrisers in reply could only muster a total of 181/6 in 20 overs. Opener Rugved More impressed one and all with his impressive strokeplay. Despite minimal support from the other end, Rugved kept on plonking bowlers with ease. More smashed 7 sixes and 11 boundaries en-route his commendable knock of 125 runs off 71 balls.
FCC lost the match by 20 runs but Rugved More grabbed all the attention with his enterprising knock. It was because of his fighting knock, More earned the “Player of the Match” award.