Green Bombay Urdu High School, Kurla vs SAS Billabong High School, Mahim
On a sunny day, on a dusty pitch, Green Bombay won the toss and chose to set a target for SAS Billabong. The openers took a conscious effort to stick on a difficult wicket due to its uneven bounce. The first wicket fell on the score of 50, which meant the other opener Aman Ansari had to battle it out with a fighting 61 off 71 balls with 7 fours and a solitary six. Captain Tanishq Gavate gave him equal company to raise a 99-run partnership with Ansari, eventually making a cautious 94 balls 60 with 7 fours. SAS Billabong were a bit defensive with their tactics and poor fielding, conceding too many extras, letting them score 70 runs in the last 5 overs, with SAS Billabong Captain Jash Dedhia bowling 22 overs for 0/118, having left to chase 301 in 45 overs. SAS Billabong was never in the chase losing their opener for just 5 on the board in the 2nd over. The scoreboard looked like a telephone number with Green Bombay left-arm spinner making regular dents in their batting line up picking up 5 – 18. SAS Billabong Captain Jash Dedhia fought alone scoring with 61 to his name. SAS Billabong surrendered for 87 with a 214 run defeat against their name.
Green Bombay: 300/4 (Aman Ansari 61; Tanishq Gavate 60; SAS Billabong – Dhir Gada 1/29; Pranay Jain 1/37)
SaS Billabong: 87/10 (Jash Dedhia 51; Green Bombay – Arbaz – 5/18; Anurag 2/12)