SYED MUSHTAQ ALI TROPHY 2019, SUPER LEAGUE
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Siddesh Lad smashed a 44-ball 62 and took Three wickets in Mumbai’s simple win over Uttar Pradesh © AFP
Mumbai vs Uttar Pradesh
Led by Siddhesh Lad’s half-century and a three-wicket haul, Mumbai registered their third consecutive win of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019, Tremendous League, beating Uttar Pradesh by 46 runs. Nonetheless, it did not show sufficient as they completed second on the factors desk, lacking the ultimate berth to Karnataka.
Lad’s 44-ball 62 was well-supported by useful contributions from Eknath Kerkar (36-ball 46) and Shreyas Iyer (27-ball 43) as Mumbai posted 183 for 7 after being put in to bat.
In response, Uttar Pradesh have been dented early as Shardul Thakur picked three fast wickets, leaving them play the chase all alongside. Shivam Dube bagged three scalps within the center overs and Lad scalped three extra late within the innings to bundle Uttar Pradesh out for 137.
Transient Scores: Mumbai 183/7 in 20 overs (Siddhesh Lad 62, Eknath Kerkar 46; Ankit Rajpoot Three-47, Mohsin Khan 1-28) beat Uttar Pradesh 137 in 19 overs (Saurabh Kumar 24, Priyam Garg 23; Shardul Thakur Three-15, Siddhesh Lad Three-23) by 46 runs.
Vidarbha vs Karnataka
Karnataka continued their profitable run in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019, and with it, sealed their ultimate berth after beating Vidarbha by 6 wickets of their ultimate match of the Tremendous League.
Led by a disciplined bowling assault, Karnataka managed to limit Vidarbha to 138 for 7. Being lowered to 46 for five, Apoorv Wankhade (41-ball 56*) and Akshay Karnewar (28-ball 33) revived their innings with a 66-run stand. But it surely proved too little as Rohan Kadam supplied them one more regular begin (37-ball 39) and skipper Manish Pandey offering the ultimate touches.
Transient Scores: Vidarbha 138/7 in 20 overs (Apoorv Wankhade 56*, Akshay Karnewar 33; Vinay Kumar 2-27, J Suchith 1-17) misplaced to Karnataka 140/four in 19.2 overs (Manish Pandey 49*, Rohan Kadam 39; Yash Thakur 1-18, Akshay Wakhare 1-20) by 6 wickets.
Railways vs Maharashtra
Nikhil Naik’s 58-ball 95, which included 5 sixes within the final over of Maharashtra’s innings set the bottom for his or her fourth consecutive win of the Tremendous League and sealed their spot within the ultimate, the place they’ll face Karnataka.
After shedding the openers early, Naik placed on a 119-run stand with Naushad Shaikh to put a powerful platform after which went on a solo overdrive, stroking 4 boundaries and eight sixes in his innings to take Maharashtra to 177 for five.
Mrunal Devdhar and Pratham Singh supplied a strong begin with a 68-run opening partnership for Railways however the chase fell wayward as soon as the pair was separated within the eighth over. Divyang Himganekar, Satyajeet Bacchav and Naushad bagged a brace every, whereas Samad Fallah snared three to bowl Railways out for 156.
Transient Scores: Maharashtra 177/5 in 20 overs (Nikhil Naik 95*, Naushad Shaikh 59; Manjeet Singh 2-36, Ashish Yadav 1-29) beat Railways 156 in 20 overs (Mrunal Devdhar 55, Pratham Singh 29; Samad Fallah Three-37, Naushad Shaikh 2-Eight) by 21 runs.