Awais Khan fights it out scoring half of Mumbai’s team total while Shejule’s fifer dents Maharashtra in the U14 West Zone Trophy Finals
With Mumbai Team opting to bat first, there were high chances of them getting bundled out for 150 or 200 runs had it not been their crisis man Awais Khan doing the job. Mumbai in the 1st innings were all out for 340/10 in 111 overs and more than 50% of the runs were crafted by Awais as he remained unbeaten batting till the very end. Awais scored 172* while got some helping hand from Ayush Mhatre (48*) and Aryan Shejule (32) as Mumbai were able to cross the 300 run mark. Awais now has 400+ runs in the West Zone averaging an healthy 82.20 just stamping his presence as a reliable top order batsman.
Maharashtra team in reply were cleaned up for 126 runs in their 1st innings with Sudarshan Kumbhar scoring 71 runs of those total. Aryan Shejule brought the momentum in Mumbai’s favor in no time as he returned with bowling figures of 5/65 taking important wickets at right junctures.
Receiving a follow on, Maharashtra were again all out under the trail total this time for 184 runs. This time it was their all rounder Rudra Tank (3/10) and left arm spinner Nishit Balla (3/40) doing the job for Mumbai.
Result-Mumbai won by an innings & 30 runs