Abbott’s Shantanu Chaudhary’s 61 helped his team clinch a comprehensive victory over Orixindia in Milan T20 pink ball tournament 2019-20
MILAN T20 PINK BALL TOURNAMENT 2019-20, 18 January 2020 Mumbai : Abbott took on Orix India on 18th January 2020 at Cross Maidan. Toss won by Abbott and elected to BAT first.
After being 53-2 in 8.2 overs. Abbott’s No.3 Ishan Mithbavkar and Shantanu Chaudhari built the innings and Shantanu especially was the aggressor and dictated the terms to the opposition. Ishan played the cog in the partnership scoring 53 runs off 43 balls that included 8 fours. Shantanu mustered 9 fours and scored 61 runs off just 37 balls. The end attack was also served by a 12 balls knock of 24 runs off Sunil Lakka’s bat. With a cumulative effort, Abbott reached a score of 183 runs.
Orix India was up for a quality chase but the batting performance was abysmal on the day. With mostly single digit scores, it was difficult for them to fetch the runs and built crucial partnerships. They were bundled out for 86 runs only and in 13.1 overs. For Abbott, Pacer Sandesh Agare and left arm spinner Sandesh bhoir picked up 3-fers each. Abott players were agile on the field and they affected two run outs too.Other bowlers also yielded positive outcomes and overall, the Abbott side was clinical and dominating in their performance.
RESULT- Abbott won by 97 runs.