Punjab batsman Abhishek Sharma slammed a ton, while RCB superstar opener Devdutt Padikkal scored an unbeaten 99 in their respective fits on the continuing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
Karnataka opener Devdutt Padikkal (Twitter/MsHaidri)
In every other flee-fest on Thursday, Punjab batsman Abhishek Sharma slammed a ton, while Royal Challengers Bangalore superstar opener Devdutt Padikkal scored an unbeaten 99 in their respective fits on the continuing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
Abhishek scored 107 from 62 balls, helping his aspect submit a giant 200/4 in 20 overs in their conflict against Railways. Batting at a strike-rate of 172.58, the left-handed batsman smashed five boundaries and 9 maximums at some stage at some level of his innings.
Actual to survey diverse young avid gamers doing well too within the #SyedMushtaqAliTrophy2021. Devdutt Padikkal bought 99and Abhishek Sharma, every other participant with something about him, will get a century as opener.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) January 14, 2021
Basically essentially based on Punjab’s 200, Dinesh Mor-led Railways might per chance also handiest predicament up 83 and lost the match by 117 runs. Among the Punjab bowlers, it turned into Harpreet Brar and young Arshdeep Singh who closed the competition with clinical figures. Harpreet scalped four wickets in his four-over quota and conceded 22 runs, while Arshdeep picked three wickets and gave 16 runs from his four overs.
In a gripping contest between Karnataka and Tripura, Padikkal played an unbeaten knock of 99 and helped his aspect submit a tough 167/5 on the board. His innings incorporated 9 boundaries and 4 sixes.
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— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) January 14, 2021
Chasing 167, Tripura put up a mettlesome fight nonetheless fell short by 10 runs within the cease. Tripura skipper Manisankar Murasingh in conjunction with Rajat Dey added 89 runs for the fifth wicket. Both the batsman performed unbeaten, which incorporated a leisurely blitz from Manisankar, who scored 61 from 33 deliveries.