Superb double century by Deepak Khattri 214 runs (109b,13×4,20×6) and good all-round performance by Lakshay Thareja (36 runs and 2/51) and good bowling by Gagan Sodhi 3/49 helped Vidya Jain Academy beat Rampal Academy by 42 runs and enter quarter final of the 41st Lala Raghubir Singh Hot Weather Cricket Tournament at Modern School Barakhamba Road ground.
Rampal Academy won the toss and elected to field first. Vidya Jain scored 341 for 8 in allotted 40 Overs. Deepak Khattri smashed 6 sixes in 22nd over to left arm Chinaman bowler Milind Tandon. Deepak Khattri was named Addidas man of the match and Lakshay Thareja received Shiv Naresh best emerging player award.
Vidya Jain Academy:341 for 8 in 40 Overs:Deepak Khattri 214,Lakshay Thareja 36,Amit Beru 23,Praveen Thapar 62/3, Vaibhav Desh Pandey 2/57.
Rampal Academy:299 for 9 in 40 Overs:Vaibhav Rawal 70(48b,4×7,3×6), Vaibhav Desh Pandey 70(51b,4×8,1×6),Rohit Dubey 32,Praveen Thapar 25, Gagan Sodhi 3/49, Lakshay Thareja 2/51, Sultan Ansari 2/52.