East Zone ease pass Central
16th February 2017
Riding Skipper Manoj Tiwary and Virat Singh's unbeaten knock of 75 and 74 respectively, East Zone beat Central in a Syed Mustaq Ali Trophy match today in Mumbai.
Early in the day, winning the toss East Zone chose to field, restricting Central Zone at 159 for 9 in 20 overs.
While, Yuvraj Singh topped the batting of Central Zone scoring a quick 38 off 24 balls.
Among the East Zone bowlers, Pragyan Ojha remained at the top taking 3 for 33. He was backed by Sayan Ghosh, Pritam Das, and, Amit Verma, who took 2 wickets each.
Thereafter, coming out to bat, East Zone showed no respect to the opposition bowlers, chasing down their target within 16.3 overs with 8 wickets remaining.
From the match, East Zone got 4 points, while Central Zone got nothing.
Central Zone: 159/9 in 20 overs
East Zone: 162/2 in 16.3 overs
CAB MEDIA DESK