Siddhant Singh’s Five-Wicket Haul Leads Eknath Shinde CC-II to Victory Over FTL XI In TPL
In a thrilling match between FTL XI and Eknath Shinde Cricket Club-II, Eknath Shinde CC-II emerged victorious by 6 wickets, thanks to a brilliant performance by Siddhant Singh. The match, which was played at a local cricket ground, saw both teams put up a strong fight, with several standout performances on both sides.
FTL XI won the toss and elected to bat first, putting up a total of 152 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in their allotted 20 overs. Aakarshit Gomel and Arun Yadav were the top scorers for FTL XI, with 37 runs off 26 balls and 31 runs off 26 balls respectively. Siddhant Singh was the pick of the bowlers for Eknath Shinde CC-II, taking an impressive 5 wickets for just 13 runs in his 3 overs.
In response, Eknath Shinde CC-II got off to a strong start, with openers Ashay Sardesai and Chinmay Sutar putting up a solid partnership of 62 runs in the first 6 overs. Sardesai played a brilliant innings, scoring an unbeaten 58 runs off 38 balls, including 6 fours and 2 sixes. Sutar also played a crucial role, scoring 35 runs off 21 balls. Uzair Khan was the pick of the bowlers for FTL XI, taking 2 wickets for 47 runs in his 4 overs.
In the end, Eknath Shinde CC-II managed to chase down the target with 3 overs to spare, thanks to some brilliant batting by Sardesai and Sutar. The victory was well-deserved, and Eknath Shinde CC-II will look to carry this momentum forward in their upcoming matches. Siddhant Singh was named the man of the match for his outstanding performance with the ball.
Eknath Shinde CC-II’s victory was a testament to their determination and teamwork, and they will look to build on this success in the rest of the season as they qualified for the semi finals.