Nutan Goel’s puts an all round show, Datamatics into the finals of Elite ‘A’ Div Thane Vaibhav Tournament’22
With every passing season, the corporate cricket team of Datamatics seems to be touching new heights under skipper Malang Aras. Adding one more feather to their cap, Datamatics for the 1st time in history have entered into the finals of an A Div MCA Tournament in the ongoing MCA Thane Vaibhav Tournament.
Datamatics opting to bat first were off to a decent start with openers Shashank Jadhav (28 runs) and Malang Aras (32 runs) providing a perfect momentum. Younster Nutan Goel who came at no.3 changed the game with his fabulous strokeplay as he went on to score 96* off just 50 balls smashing 7 fours and 8 sixes to take the team total to 196/7 in 20 overs. Akshay Majgaonkar at no.6 gave a DK’esque finish scoring a quick 25* off 9 balls.
Reliance Group in reply were all out for 179 runs with middle order batters Bhushan Mankar (34 runs) and Mayur Deolekar (79 runs) giving a tough fight. From the Datamatics bowlers, Nutan Goel with 3/15 in 4 overs was the pick of the lot owning the day with his all round contribution. Nehal Katakdhond also picked up 3 wkts for 44 runs in his spell of 4 overs. Datamatics won the match by 17 runs and Nutan Goel was declared ‘man of the match’