Sarosh Mirza does a Pandya: Steers Riams XI to a thriller of a win in the Architects T20 Championship’20
Avengers XI after being put to bat first at Chereshwar Club, Trombay managed to post a modest total of 137/9 in 20 overs with Swastik Keni at no.4 top scoring with 35 runs. It was a tight and spirited bowling performance by the Riams XI with Farukh Momim (2/23 in 4 overs) & Huzefa (2/34 in 4 overs) being the pick of the lot.
Chasing 138, things were’nt that easy for RIAMS XI with scoreboard reading 25/2 in the 5th over but it was their middle order who played fearless cricket to ensure their team was back in the game in no time. After some quick cameos by Shahbaz (22 off 24) & Farrukh (28 off 17), it was Sarosh Mirza at no.7 who blasted with a super quick 36* smashing 3 fours and 3 sixes in mere 13 balls to finish off the game in just 14.1 overs. Sarosh went all guns blazing while also stitched a 56 run unbeaten stand with Huzefa (16* off 15) as RIAMS XI won the match by 6 wkts.
Result- RIAMS XI win by 6 wkts, Sarosh Mirza (36* and 1/22) declared ‘man of the match”