Punjab and Vidarbha teams reach quarter finals
Punjab beat Haryana in pre-quarterfinals
Vidarbha beat Chhattisgarh in another match
New Delhi. Punjab and Vidarbha entered the quarter-finals of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 cricket tournament with easy wins here on Sunday. Punjab beat Haryana by 49 runs in the pre-quarterfinals. On being invited to bat first, Punjab scored 176 for seven with the help of Prabhsimran Singh’s 64 off 36 balls and Abhishek Sharma’s 55 not out.
In reply, Haryana’s team could only score 127 runs for nine wickets. Nishant Sindhu scored 42 runs from his side. For Punjab, Baltej Singh took three wickets while Siddharth Kaul and Mayank Markandey took two wickets each. In another match, Vidarbha beat Chhattisgarh by five wickets with eight balls to spare.
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Vidarbha allowed Chhattisgarh to make 111 runs for nine wickets with the brilliant bowling of Umesh Yadav (3 for 27). Captain Harpreet Singh contributed 27 and Amandeep Khare contributed 25 runs for Chhattisgarh. Vidarbha scored 112 runs for five wickets in 18.4 overs with the help of 63 runs from opener Sanjay Raghunath.
Tags: Punjab, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Vidarbha
FIRST PUBLISHED : October 30, 2022, 16:47 IST