Paresh Shetye’s brilliant 87 gives Alphaspec MSK a tight win against SVAM in Jolly Friend Sports Matunga 3 Premier league 2019-20.
JOLLY FRIEND SPORTS MATUNGA 3 PREMIER LEAGUE 2019-20, 16th February, 2020 in Mumbai : Alphaspec MSK (ALPMSK) VS Svasti Microfinance (SVAM), the match was played at DadarparsiZorastrian cricket ground Matunga on 16th February 2020. ALPMSK won the toss and elected to BAT first.
After being 3 down for 33 runs, Paresh and AkhlaquddinShaikh stitched up a charismatic partnership of 139 runs in the middle. Paresh spearheaded the attack while Shaikh played the role of the second fiddle. They punished the deserving balls and at the same time also rotated the strike comprehensively. Paresh scored a brilliant 87 runs off 52 balls and Shaikh scored an impressive 41 off 34 balls. They put up a target of 188 runs in 20 overs losing 6 wickets. SVAM also were generous enough to give 28 extras. For SVAM, TusharMandke picked up 2 for 43 runs. For SVAM, Tushar picked up 2 wickets.
SVAM’s opener Prasad Kadam scored a dominating knock of 78 runs off 62 balls. He was the lone fighter in the chase but he lacked the support of an established batsman at the other end. There were few small scores here and there but none very effective. SVAM needed 22 runs in the last over and in the very last ball of the 19th over, Prashad got out. His valiant efforts went in vain. They lost by a slight margin but it was a hard earned win for ALPMSK. ALPMSK’s MayakGautam picked up 3 wickets for 22 runs and Devesh also picked up 2 wickets. Other bowlers also hit the wicket hard and got dividend.
RESULT- ALPMSK won the match by 15 runs.
Paresh Shetye won the man of the match.