MIG Clinch Nail-biting Victory over Sanjeevani CA in U-13 Dham Super League
In a thrilling encounter at the Parsi Cyclist ground in Azad Maidan, MIG emerged victorious by a narrow margin of 2 runs against Sanjeevani CA in the Dham Super League U-13 tournament. The match showcased exceptional skills and intense competition between the young cricketers.
MIG won the toss and elected to bat first, looking to set a challenging target for their opponents. The opening batsmen took to the crease with determination, but Sanjeevani CA’s bowlers struck early, picking up crucial wickets at regular intervals. Despite the setbacks, MIG managed to stabilize their innings and build partnerships.
Gandharv Haldankar was the standout performer for MIG, displaying excellent composure and timing during his innings of 31 runs off 30 deliveries. His contribution helped MIG reach a total of 112 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in their allotted 20 overs.
Parin Dubey and Nikhil Gurav were the most successful bowlers for Sanjeevani CA, each claiming 2 wickets. Dubey finished with figures of 2 for 23 in 4 overs, while Gurav contributed with 2 wickets for 24 runs in 3 overs. Their disciplined bowling efforts restricted the MIG batsmen from scoring freely.
Chasing a target of 113 runs for victory, Sanjeevani CA faced a challenging task against the determined MIG bowlers. They got off to a steady start but lost wickets at crucial moments, which put them under pressure.
Shreyas Khilare of Sanjeevani CA displayed great resilience and determination, anchoring the innings with an unbeaten knock of 48 runs off 62 balls. However, despite his valiant effort, the team fell agonizingly short of the target.
Gandharv Haldankar, who impressed with his batting earlier, also made an impact with the ball. His disciplined bowling helped MIG maintain control over the opposition’s scoring rate. Haldankar finished with figures of 1 for 17 in his allotted overs.
In a thrilling finish, Sanjeevani CA managed to score 110 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in their 20 overs, falling just 2 runs short of the target set by MIG. The match witnessed tense moments and exciting cricket throughout.
Gandharv Haldankar’s all-round performance, contributing with both bat and ball, earned him the well-deserved Man of the Match award. His crucial runs and economical bowling played a significant role in MIG’s victory.
The match between MIG and Sanjeevani CA exemplified the spirit of competitive cricket at the U-13 level. Both teams displayed determination, skill, and sportsmanship, making it a memorable contest for all spectators.
With this thrilling victory, MIG further strengthens their position in the Dham Super League U-13 tournament. Sanjeevani CA, despite the narrow loss, can take pride in their performance and regroup for their upcoming matches in the tournament.