Parkophene Cricketers pip Dadar Union Sports by 17 runs in Young Comrade Shield
In a nail-biting thriller, Parkophene Cricketers beat Dadar Union Sports Club by 17 runs during the Young Comrade Shield. Parkophene Cricketers won the toss and elected to bat in that game that was played on January 7 and 8.
Batting first, Parkophene Cricketers posted a respectable score of 258 in 64.2 overs. Raunaq Sharma top-scored with an undefeated 68. Akhil Herwadkar (47) and Bhupen Lalwani (36) made valuable contributions with the bat for Parkophene Cricketers. On the other hand, Dadar Union Sports Club’s Shubham Pandey was the pick of the bowlers, accounting for 79/3.
In response, Dadar Union Sports Club fought hard and almost chased down the total. They were bundled out for 241 in 52.4 overs and fell shy of 17 runs. Ayaz Khan (74), Siddharth Akre (46), and Nikhil Patil (34) were the major contributors with the bat. On the other hand, Parkophene Cricketers’ Dhanit Raut, Prayag Kumar, and Minad Manjrekar were the most successful bowlers, claiming three wickets apiece.