Azhar Shaikh’s brilliant spell of 4 for 21 fetches Greensole Titans a 40 runs victory over VMS in T20 Matsers cup (Green) ’20
T20 MASTER’S CUP (GREEEN) 2019-20 : VMS VS Greensole Titans, the match was played at Vengsarkar academy on 9th March 2020. VMS won the toss and elected to BOWL first.
Openers Varun Madnani and Deepak Kastur got their team upto a decent start, but at 54 they were 2 down. After that, Ninad Borkar and Aakash Desai built up a strong partnership of 86 runs in the end of the 14th over. Aakash scored an adequate 34 off 29 balls. Ninand Borkar also got out at 159 but he went out after scoring a wonderful 69 runs off 34 balls, he scored 4 sixes and 7 fours. They scored 199 runs in 20 overs losing 6 wickets. For VMS, Sagar and SS Shah picked up 2 wickets each.
VMS got off to a shaky start losing 4 wickets within 45 runs, RS Soans scored 33 runs off 22 balls and also middle order batsman, Krunal had a lone fought battle and was able to score a almost match winning knock of 59 runs off 27 balls. He scored 7 fours and 2 sixes. He remained not out at the end but the batsmen at the opposite end kept on getting out. They were all out for a score of 159 runs in 17.5 overs losing 10 wickets. For Greesole, Aakash and Swapnil picked up 2 wickets each and left arm spinner AzharShaikh was the pick of the bowlers, he bowled a superb spell of 4 for 3.5 overs giving only 21 runs. He basically closed the deal for the Greensole with his whirligigs.
RESULT- Greensole won the match by 40 runs.
Azhar Shaikh was awarded the man of the match.