Kiran Thasale’s match winning 86 gets Burns & Mc Donnell a win over Petro in JFSC Burns & McDonnell Premier League 2020
JFSC BURNS & McDONNELL PREMIER LEAGUE 2020, 15TH FEBRUARY 2020 : The match between BURNS (Burns & McDonnell India) and Petrofac (PETRO) was played at Shivaji Park on 15th February 2020. BURNS won the toss and elected to FIELD first.
PETRO opener Gitesh Patil took charge of one end to maintain the scorecard ticking whilst on the other end batsmen kept on getting out for single digit scores. Gitesh respected the good ball and punished the odd stray balls. He scored an impressive 59 off 49 balls. The team total was 143 runs in 19.5 overs. For BURNS, Bhupen Samant picked up 3 wickets for 17 runs in 4 overs. Prem and Kaivalya also picked up 2 wicket each.
Opener Bhupen Samant and no.3 Kiran Thasale had a huge and match defining partnerships of 120 runs. Bhupen Samant scored just 28 off 28 balls but he did his job by giving Kiran the maximum strike. Kiran blasted the opposition bowlers by scoring a splendid 86 off 51 balls. He hit 14 fours and 1 ix in his innings. They chased down the target in 17.4 overs with 6 wickets in hand. They needed 11 off 28 and captain Dhaval Wagh scored 3 boundaries to finish the match. It was a very comprehensive match for the BURNS and certainly a deserving result.
RESULT: Burns & McDonnell India WON the match by wickets.
Kiran Thasale was awarded the Man Of The Match.