Ranji Trophy Player Bhupen Lalwani impresses with a quick 175 in the Inter Collegiate Tournament’20
After piling on lots of runs at various age groups for Mumbai, Bhupen finally made his debut for Mumbai Ranji team this year. With this season of Ranji Trophy being over, Bhupen participated in the Inter Collegiate tournament where he played a few games to help his team RA Podar College win some crucial ties.
In the Quarter-finals of the tournament vs VES ASC College, R.A Poddar College notched up 352/10 in 42.2 overs thanks to an aggressive knock of 175 runs off mere 113 balls by Bhupen Lalwani. Bhupen Lalwani opening the innings counter attacked the bowlers hitting 15 fours and 8 sixes while also stitched a 196 run stand for the 2nd wicket with Sanket Kashte who scored 101 runs at no.3
It was on the back of some brilliant tons by Bhupen and Sanket, R.A Podar College defeated VES College by a massive margin of 313 runs. Bhupen who is known for his solid technique and his ability to stay for long duration at the crease also showed his other side shifting the gears and playing at a strike rate of 170.00+