Atul Ganeriwal’s 79* guides JNS Jaguars to the finals of Bayside Sports School Dad Cricket Championship’20
The Air India Kalina Ground was the venue for the much anticipated semi finals of the Bayside Sports School Dad Cricket Championship 2019 Platinum Semifinals between JNS Jaguars and UTPAL Warriors. UTPAL Warriors won the toss and decided to bat first.
UTPAL Warriors managed to score an impressive 181/9 at the end of their quota of 20 overs. Asgar Khan was the star with the bat for them as he scored 67 runs of just 28 balls ! The star with the bowl for JNS Jaguars was Jimmy Shah, the right arm pacer took 2/38. Ashish Shiroya was the most economical bowler for Jaguars as he took 1/23.
JNS Jaguars needed 182 runs to win and enter the finals. The Jaguars needed a big performance with the bat and their hero for the day was Atul Ganeriwal ! Coming into bat at number 4, Atul scored a brilliant 79 not out of just 44 balls ! The right handed batsman took his team all the way and chased down the total with an over to spare. He formed a crucial partnership of 73 runs with opener Bakhtiyaar Irani , who scored 45 runs. The JNS Jaguars reached the target scoring 184/4 with an over to spare.
The JNS Jaguars won the match by 6 wickets and entered the Bayside Sports School Dad Cricket Championship 2019 Platinum finals. Atul Ganeriwal was the Man of the Match.