MIG Skipper Kevin leads from the front while Date’s fiery spell helps MIG win in the Young Comrade Shield’20
MIG CC batting first on their homeground did lose a few quick wickets in between but it was their skipper and opener Kevin Almeida stamping a strong presence with a knock of 140 runs. Playing his natural game, the left hander scored 140 off mere 135 balls laced with 22 fours and 4 sixes while the rest of the batters batted around him with cameos as MIG reached a total of 295 runs in 60.5 overs. From the Parsee Gymkhana bowlers, Shivam Malhotra and Aditya Dhumal bagged 3 wkts each.
Parsee Gymkhana who boast of an equally strong batting line up found it difficult to get going thanks to fiery spell by Nikhil Date who came up with excellent bowling spell of 6/54 in 16.5 overs (3 maidens). Date alongwith Harsh Tanna ran through Parsee Gymkhana’s top order while Date’s onslaught continued till Parsee Gymkhana were all out for a low total of 148 runs.
Result-MIG Club won by 147 runs