Sharvay bags 9wkts while Pragnesh scores a fighting ton as Ghatkoper Jolly defeats MIG in the U/19 Naren Tamhane Tournament ‘18
Played at the MB Union CC, Cross Maidan, U/19 MIG and U/19 Ghatkoper Jolly teams took on each other where in Ghatkoper Jolly skipper Pragnesh winning the toss and electing to field first on a track which has always assisted the bowlers.
U19 MIG team batting first were all out for 216runs in 51.1 overs with their left-handed batsman Sanket Kashte top scoring with 58runs. Opener Shoeb also looked good for his 42 but none of the batsman apart from these two managed to make much of an impact. The bowlers did an excellent job with off-spinner Sharvay Keskar being the pick of the bowlers taking 4/63 in 12overs while Sahil Sawant and Rugved Kulkarni taking 3 and 2wkts each.
U/19 Ghatkoper Jolly team in return could have been all out for a low total had their skipper Pragnesh Kanpillewar did not deliver with the bat. Pragnesh led from the front scoring an aggressive 116 off 139balls laced with 14fours and 6sixes. Pragnesh kept calm while did not spare the loose deliveries with some really attacking shots which took the team to 242/9 before they declared in 65 overs. MIG in their 2nd innings were again all out for 210runs with off-spinner Sharvay once again impressing one and all with the ball taking 5/82 in 15.1overs taking his tally of wickets to 9/145 in the match.
U/19 Ghatkoper Jolly team won the match on 1st innings with Sharvay foxing the batsman with his wily spin while skipper Pragnesh leading from the front with a fantastic ton.