Excellent all-round display by skipper Sultan Ansari (78 runs, 8×4 2×6 b68) and 2/32 and good bowling by left arm spinner Ramesh Prasad 4/28, Central Warehousing Corp. moved into the PQF round of the 43rd All India Goswami Ganesh Dutt Memorial Tournament 2016 as they defeated Mata Ved Solanki Cricket Club by 45 runs in the first round match played at S.G.T.B. Khalsa College Ground.
KIMATI MAN OF THE MATCH: SULTAN ANSARI OF C.W.C.
HAVELLS PROMISING PLAYER OF THE MATCH : SHIVAM JINDAL OF MATA VED SOLANKI C.C.
Sultan Ansari won the toss and elected to bat first and put up a total of 222 runs in 39 overs. Major contribtors were Dinesh Dabas (21, 4×4, b29), Sultan Ansari 78 ( 8×4 2×6 b68), Sakib Alam 36 ( 1×4 2×6 b44), Gagan Sodhi 21 ( 4×4 b25) and Deepak Bansal 20 ( 4×4 b25). Medium pacer Himanshu Sangwan , Kurban Ali and off spinner Dinesh Mor took 2 wickets each for Mata Ved Solanki CC.
In reply, Mata Ved Solanki C.C. were off to a bad start as they lost 5 wickets with just 30 runs on the board but later Shivam Jindal 79 not out ( 7×4 b98), Dinesh Mor 20 ( 2×4 b 23) and Karan Dagar 39 ( 1×4, b50) tried hard to reach the target but failed to cross the line and lost the match by 45 runs and were all out for 177 runs in 35.5 overs. Left arm spinner Ramesh Prasad bowled well and took 4/28 in 7 overs. Pacer Sakib Alam and Sultan Ansari captured 2 wickets each.