.The semi final of the Millenium Cricket League USA – Forty 40 , Division B was played between Rebels C.C and Stars C.C at the Weston Road 1. Stars C.C won the toss and decided to bat first in the semi final.
Stars managed a competitive 230/9 at the end of their 40 overs , thanks to a stunning century by Suhail Choudhary. Suhail scored a brilliant 100 to guide his team to a good total while the other batsman struggled. For Rebels , Amit Poonia continued his good form from the quarterfinal , as he took 2/35.
Rebels C.C needed 231 runs to cement a place in the finals of the MCL. They got off to a good start as opener Ritwik Bansal scored 54 but after loss of quick wickets , the game was evenly poised. Chinmay Bhatt came in to bat at number 6 with wickets tumbling around him but he kept his calm to guide his side home in a thriller ! Chinmay scored a not out 93 runs of just 53 balls. Rebels won the game with 1 wicket in hand and with 3 balls to spare.
Chinmay Bhatt was the Man of the Match for his matchwinning knock of 93* as Rebels confirmed their place in the final of the MCL in an unforgettable game !