Riding on unbeaten 138 run partnership for the 7th wicket between Lalit Yadav 72* and Shubham Dahiya 62*, Sporting Club defeated CWC by 4 wickets and entered the quarter-final stage of 43rd All India Goswami Ganesh Dutt Memorial Cricket Tournament, played at SGTB Khalsa College Ground.
KIMATI MAN OF THE MATCH:- LALIT YADAV OF SPORTING C.C.
HAVELLS PROMISING PLAYER OF THE MATCH :- SHUBHAM DAHIYA OF SPORTING CLUB.
CWC skipper Sultan Ansari won the toss and elected to bat first. C.W.C. scored 199/8 in 40 overs. Major contributors were Yashu Sharma 26 ( 2×4 b41), Paras 75 ( 6×4 b92) and Sakib Alam 35 ( 1×4 2×6 b50). Left Arm spinner Vision Panchal bowled well for Sporting Cricket club and took 4/38.
In reply Sporting Cricket Club started horribly as they lost top 4 batsman at 17 runs including Lokesh Sharma 1, Jitesh 6, Rohan Rathi 2 and Shivam Gupta 1. Then Rahul Tyagi and Manish took the side score to 61 when Manish was out off Sultan Ansari for 15. After the addition of 1 run Rahul Tyagi was run out for 33 ( 2×4 b46) leaving them at 62/6 in 18.1 overs.
After that Lalit Yadav and Shubham Dahiya played good innings and put on unbeaten 138 run partnership in 20.5 overs and helped their team to score 200 runs in 39 overs by loosing 6 wickets and win the match by 4 wickets. Left arm spinner Ramesh bowled well for CWC and took 3/21.