PLAYERS CA STARTS OFF WITH A WIN IN FRIENDSHIP CUP
RAHUL SINGH (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Noida Extension: Players Cricket Academy started off with a win in their first match of the Friendship Cup on Wednesday by 3 wickets. The Tri Series is being participated by Abhimanyu CA, Kaushalya CA and Players CA which will take place in Teevra Sports Stadium. This prestigious event has been organized by G Sports Event.
ACA decided to bat first after winning the toss but didn’t started well as they lost their first wicket at a score of just 4. Though they gradually started to build partnership for the second wicket and also managed a 54 run partnership between Saatvik and Anish Tyagi. ACA managed to get partnerships but were losing wicket at a regular interval. Saatvik’s 51 and Yuvraj’s 61 run knock saw ACA reach to a total of 224 for 7 in 40 overs.
Lakshya and Tushar opened the innings for Player’s CA and were soon looked in trouble after losing their first wicket at just 13 runs. Though they didn’t started well it was meant to be Lakshya’s day as he kept on going after the bowlers and continued building partnerships with his other teammates. Lakshya scored a match winning knock of 111 not out in 102 balls and helped his side crossing the winning line by 3 wickets. The match ended in 36th over due to Lakshya’s outstanding performance while chasing.
Laksya’s 111 was enough for him to win the Man of the match award whereas ACA’s Yuvraj won the player of the match award for his 61 run knock.