Kishore Bansode’s bowling dexterity in the form of 4 wickets bags GODREJ an impressive win against Bloombergquint in Milan corporate league T20’20
MILAN CORPORATE LEAGUE T20-20- PINK BALL 2019-20 : The match between Godrej and Bloombergquint was played at Cross Maidan on 7th March 2020. Bloombergquint won the toss and elected to FIELD first.
Opener Yogesh Satale scored 36 runs off 43 balls, he played the innings very patiently but failed to score big. Middle order batsman and captain Rajib Sengupta also tried to up the ante, he scored 27 runs off 23 balls and took 1 wicket with spell of 4 overs with 1 maiden over. They were bowled out for 139 runs in 18.5 overs. Bloombergquint’s Amar Yadav bowled a charismatic spell of 7 for 33 in 3.5 overs, he decimated the middle and then lower order with his brilliant bowling. Amar Yadav bowled some tentative and luring deliveries to trap the batsmen and also the extra-aggressiveness of the Godrej batsmen added to the cause.
Bloombergquint batting performance was below par, Sanket Patkar and Ajayan KL tried to save the day but failed. Sanket scored 13 off 24 balls and Ajayan scored 21 runs off 35 balls. Rest all the batsmen just got out in single digits. They were bowled out for 96 runs in 17 overs. For GODREJ, off spinner Kishor Bansode picked up 4 wickets for 17 runs in 4 overs. Godrej did not go as per planned in the first 2 overs with stray bowling and extras but with the efforts of the captain in the 3rd over and others, they pretty much restricted them in the 5th over. In this game of low scores, GODREJ’s bowling superiority on the day bagged them the match.
RESULT- GODREJ won the match by 41 runs.