Chandigarh Baptist Cricket Academy beat Hansraj Cricket Academy, Panchkula by 30 runs and won the first Under-14 Cricket Inter-Academy Cup League Cricket Tournament at Hansraj Public School Cricket Ground in Sector 6 here today.
Ayush Sharma (58) of Baptist Team was declared the Man of the Match in the final. Shivam Arora of Hansraj Cricket Academy was adjusted the best batsman, Aatish Bansal of Baptist Cricket Academy was declared the best bowler and Ayush Sharma of Baptist Cricket Academy was declared the besr all-rounder of the tournament.
Panchkula District.Cricket Association secretary Sandeep Moudgil was the chief guest.
After winning the toss opener Ayush Sharma (58) and Shivam Mehta (36) helped Baptist Cricket Academy, score161 for 8 in 25 overs. Abhimanyu Bhardwaj claimed 4 wickets for only 28 runs. Aashish Gautam and captain Shivam Arora claimed two wickets each .
Chasing the target of 161 runs Hansraj Academy Shivam Arora (39) played a sensible innings. However, the other batmen could not face the accurate spin bowling by Aatish Bansal (4 for 23). Mayur Sethi and Sahil Khan claimed two wickets each. Hansraj Cricket Academy were bundled out for 131 runs in 22.3 overs.
Brief scores: Chandigarh Baptist Cricket Academy Team: 161 for 6 in 25 overs ( Ayush Sharma 58, Shivam Mehta 32, Abhimanyu Bhardwaj 4 for 28, Shivam Arora 2 for 25, Aashish Gautam 2 for 18 ).
Hansraj Cricket Academy, Panchkula 131 for all out in 23.2 overs ( Shivam Arora,39 ,Aashish Gautam 22,Dhruv Mehta 18,Aatish Bansal 4 for 23, Mayur Sethi 2 for 9, Sahil Khan 2 for 18, Shivam Mehta 2 for 16 ).