Middle order bat Ajeet Chauhan’s impressive 96 steers Omni Global to a win in the Milan 40 overs Tournament ‘18
Played at the Sassanian Cricket Club between two experienced corporate teams namely Lintas and Omni global, it was Lintas who won the toss and elected to field first in order to restrict Omni Global to a low total and put them under pressure while chasing.
Batting first, Omni Global made a decent score of 225/10 in 45 overs which is anyday a defendable score. Even though the team felt some early jitters but it was Ajeet Chauhan at no.4 who resurrected the innings back with a timely 96 off 91deliveries(11fours, 1six). Falling just 4runs short of a deserving ton, Ajeet took on the bowlers and looked really confident against them while he also good support from Pranav Shalankar who scored a handy 42 off 50balls (4fours). From Lintas, Waqar Khan was the pick of the bowlers bagging 4/55 in 9overs.
Lintas were skittled out for just 91runs in 21.5 overs where in Rounak Kulkarni with 4/11 in 1.5 overs bowled a match winning spell. Raunak was the most impressive of the lot while Amit Sawant & Omkar Maldikar took 3wkts each. Omni Global won the match by 94runs and Ateet Chauhan was declared ‘man of the match’