Into the all important finals between Mumbai Police A and Valuable Sports Club at the Dadaji Konddev Stadium, Thane, Valuable SC after being put to bat first posted a total of 188/7 in 35 overs. For Valuable SC,Bharat Patil at the middle order was the lone warrior fighting it out with 93* off 103 balls. From the bowlers, Santosh Shinde with 3.33 and Siman Dube with 2/26 were the pick of the bowlers.
Chasing 189, two experienced senior players of Mumbai Police, Humayun Hirapure opening the innings and Rohit Pol at no.3 finished off things in style for their team. Humayun top scored the innings with 74 runs in 82 balls while Rohit Pol played an anchoring knock of 53 in 70 balls. Shrikant Limbole remained unbeaten on 33* as Mumbai Police A were crowned champions of the prestigious Thane Vaibhav Tournament.
On the other hand, Datamatics team who reached the semi-finals recieved the “Fairplay Award” for its highly sporting and disciplined conduct on and off the field out of the 33 participating teams in the Thane Vaibhav tournament.