Opener Aditya Koli smashes a brilliant 125* in Dr. Deshpande Summer T20 Tournament’21
In the match between United Sports Club, Thane vs PWD Sports Club, Thane at Central Maidan, Thane, PWD Cricket Club winning the toss opted to bat first. PWD batting first posted a good total of 183/4 in 20 overs with Rohan Pawar at no.3 top scoring with 50 runs off 40 balls (4 fours, 4 sixes). Apart from him, Ukarsh Joshi (44 runs off 38 balls) and Vaibhav Badwe (42 off 19) were the highest scorers. From the bowlers, Varshav Gadwe with 2/15 in 3 overs was the pick of the lot.
Chasing 180+ at any level in a T20 game is a difficult task but opener Aditya Koli ensured he took the game in his hands to ensure a one man show. Opening the innings, Aditya scored a brilliant 125* off just 59 balls which had 11 fours and 7 sixes to dismantle the opposition’s bowling attack. Aditya was well supported by Pramod who scored 38* as United Sports Club crossed the victory line in just 17 overs winning the match by 9 wickets and 3 overs to spare.