Nikhil Gurav and Aarush Khole Bail GPCC Out of Turmoil Against Don Bosco
In the ongoing M.D Memorial Cup 2023 Tournament by GPCC, the hosts played Don Bosco CA and prevailed in a dominating fashion on a torrid wicket at Cross Maidan. After batting first, GPCC posed a subpar total of 127 in 20 overs. After a slow start to the innings, Aarush Khole’s 31-ball 59 helped GPCC push the total. Comprising of 7 fours and a six, Khole’s standalone innings was the difference maker. Despite restricting GPCC to just over 120, Don Bosco claimed only 4 wickets, 2 with the ball and 2 in form of the run outs. Aarav Khatu was the only bowler to claim wickets from the bowling side.
After an average show with the bat, GPCC were determined to outplay Don Bosco in the second innings. For Don Bosco, skipper Swanand Palav put up 26 with the bat but yielding nothing as they were bowled out for just 78. Apart from him, no other batsmen scored in double digits. Aditya Pandey bowled an incredible spell of 3/13 in 4 overs but Nikhil Gurav’s spell of 4/11 in 4 overs sealed the game for GPCC by 49 runs.
Nikhil Gurav from GPCC was named the Man of the Match.