Anil bhalala’s impressive performance with both bat and ball helps Trafigura secure a strong win over Sapphire food in the Dreams trophy T20 2019-20.
THE DREAMS TROPHY T20 – 2019-20,11 January 2020, Mumbai : Trafigura took on Sapphire foods on 11th Jan 2020 at Cross maidan. Trafigura won the toss and elected to field first.
Saphhire foods opener Dhanesh Vasaikar played a fantastic knock of 67 runs in 37 balls and laid a strong base for others. Rahul Kapoor and Ankit Chudasama also chipped in with handy 20’s but others didn’t do much. Trafigura leaked 38 extras to contribute to Saphhire’s innings and eventually Sapphire posted a total of 184 runs in 20 overs losing 8 wickets. For Trafigura, pick of the bowlers was off spinner Anil Bhalala who picked up 3 wickets for 29 runs in 4 overs.
Chasing 185, Trafigura opener Anil Bhalala who was impressive with the bowl also did a splendid job with the bat. He went all guns blazing and bludgeoned the bowlers with a 27 balls 71 which consisted of 6 fours and 6 sixes. Accompanying him was his fellow opener, Anis Date who also scored a valuable 51 off 43 balls. Anis carried his bat through the innings and sealed the win for his team. They chased the target in 18.4 overs losing 3 wickets.
Result- Trafigura won by 7 wickets.