Rising Phoenix stomped all over Digital Broadcast to register a seven-wicket victory in Jolly Friends Tournament 2019
Captain Jeetendra Mulchandani’s unbeaten 81 off just 38 powered Rising Phoenix to a seven-wicket big victory against Digital Broadcast in a league match of the Jolly Friend Sports United League 2nd Edition 2018-19 and played at the Fatima School Cricket Ground, Vidyavihar West, Mumbai on 6th April 2019.
Digital Broadcast won the toss and decided to bat first. And they managed to get past the three-figure mark mainly due to major contribution from the Captain Atul Shrivastava, who was on 48 off 37 balls. After the end of 13th over, they were at 83 for 2 and then they lost 2 wickets in 14th over. This was the epic turning point of this game. And they ended up at 125 for 7 in 20 overs. Abhijit Desai (2-15) was the best pick for Rising Phoenix.
In reply, the start for the Rising Phoenix was extremely bad and shocking as they lost 2 early wickets in a very first over of the inning. Scary Moment for Phoenix! But Jeetendra Mulchandani was playing very calmly and aggressively, both at the same time. Tarun Kundnani gave him a good company and scored 35 of 31 balls. By the end of this beautiful inning, Jeetendra Mulchandani smashed unbeaten 81 off 38 balls, including ten fours and four sixes, and amazing strike rate of 213. His real name is Jitendra Mulchandani. And he also won the title of ‘Man of the Match’.
Brief Stats: Rising Phoenix vs Digital Broadcast
Best Batting Figures from Digital Broadcast – Atul (48 off 37)
Best Batting Figures from Rising Phoenix – Jeetendra Mulchandani (81* off 38) and Tarun Kundnani (35* off 31)
Best Bowling Figures from Digital Broadcast – Naveen 2-26
Best Bowling Figures from Rising Phoenix – Abhijit 2-15