Back to back fifties for Hritik Pandey while Satvik & Harsh bag fifers in the U14 CPCC Tournament’19
Union Cricket Club opting to bat first notched up a total of 148/10 at the Payyade SC ground. Opener Hritik Pandey looked confident hitting an impressive 52 off 99 balls laced with 3 fours and 4 sixes. Hritik kept his calm while dealt with the bad balls as wickets were tumbling from the other end. Spinner Satvik Tadepalli was excellent with the ball coming up with a marathon spell of 6/23 in 22.1 overs alongiwith 12 maidens. Satvik was bang on with the ball while equally consistent with his line and length which reaped rewards for his team.
John Bright CC in reply were all out for 139 runs with Dhruv Tanir at the middle order scoring 40 off 71 balls. Medium Pacer Harsh Gaikar bowled a match winning spell turning the tables for his team with a fiery spell of 5/21 in 15.2 overs with as many as 7 maidens. Harsh was nicely supported by Gautam Sathe who took 3/27 in 15 overs.
Union CC could have again faced a collapse with quick wickets falling from the other end but it was again their opener Hritik Pandey playing an impressive knock of 51* in 113 balls (8 fours) which pushed the team to 120/6 in 36.4 overs.
Result- Union Cricket Club win the match on 1st innings lead