Victory CC narrowly avoided a defeat against PJ Hindu Gymkhana in the Police Shield. After electing to bat, Victory CC were bowled out for a subpar 187 in just 39 overs. Suraj Shinde staying unbeaten with 78 to his name as Ameya Soman contributed 51. Jitendra Paliwal claimed 4 as Atharva Bhosale and Vinayak Bhoir claimed 3 each.
With a low score to defend, Victory CC went on the aggressive. An incredible spell of 7/78 from Vijay Gohil, saw Victory CC bowl PJ Hindu out for mere 151 in the 40th over. Apart from Gohil, Bista’s spell of 3/37 sealed the deal for Victory CC.
Toss: Victory Cricket Club won the toss and elected to bat
Result: Victory Cricket Club won by 36 runs
Victory Cricket Club- 187/10 in 38.3 overs
(Suraj Shinde 78*, Ameya Soman 51, Jitendra Paliwal 4/76,
Atharva Bhosale 3/30, Vinayak Bhoir 3/55)
P.J. Hindu Gymkhana- 151/10 in 40 overs
(Yogesh Dongre 36*, Vijay Gohil 7/78, Jay Bista 3/37)