Mumbai :– The match played between Oriental Insurance Sports Club and Star India Cricket Club at Shivaji park for Times shield “E” division preliminary round won by Oriental Insurance Sports Club with a margin of just 3 runs in what became a thriller of a match
Dhruv brid’s fantastic century played major role in oriental’s victory. Dhruv brid who is just nineteen years old smashed a fluent century hitting the ball freely in all corners of the ground. It was his conficent approach which resulted in a sparkling century well supported by his senior player Vinod Kini’s 66 runs.
Their speedy partnership ensured a good target of 199 runs in just 38 overs. Vinayak Vaidh’s effective bowling spell of 5 wickets in 25 runs shows the fighting spirit of Star india Cricket Club. Star India tried their best but were eventually all out at 196 runs in 37 overs. Kanak Kini’s bowling spell of 3 wickets in 42 runs also contributed in Oriental’s victory. Jitendra ingle, the manager of Oriental Insurance team was also quite happy with the team performance.