Pratik Singh & Rajiv Naik steer Lifestyle Cricket Academy to a commanding win in the practice match of LPL
Practice Match Update: Played at Thakur Stadium, the second practice match of Lifestyle Premier League T20 Tournament was conducted between Village XI vs Lifestyle Academy XI. Batting first, Lifestyle Cricket Academy posted a respectable total on board of 156/4 in 20 overs. Opener Ankit gave a quick headstart with a 28 ball 35 while it was Pratik Singh at no.3 who anchored the innings for Lifestyle XI. Pratik scored an unbeaten 70* off just 40 balls which included 13 fours to his name.
In reply, Homeground XI were all out for 120 runs, thanks to an amazing spell by Rajiv Naik. Rajiv changed the course of the match coming up with stunning bowling figures of 6/19 in 3.4 overs alongwith a maiden. What’s more, his spell also included a hat-trick which further dented Homeground’s aim of chasing the score. Apart from him, Prasann also bowled well who clean bowled the main batsman from the opposite team.
Lifestyle Cricket Academy XI is an aspiring team consisting of aspiring youngsters as well as middle age players which is slowly building into a strong team of professionals under the professional coaching of Mr. Deepak G. Speaking with Rajiv who bagged 6 wkts, he quoted ‘ Lifestyle Cricket Academy surges ahead and is determined to win each matches coming up in their stride”
Result: Lifestyle Academy won the match by 36 runs