Atanu carve record with six sixes in an over in T20 Tournament
10th May 2017
Atanu Ghosh of Bhowanipore hit 6 sixes in an over against Rajasthan Club, remaining unbeaten at 101 off 36 balls, to take his team to mammoth 269 for 5 in 20 overs, beating opposition by 145 runs in a J.C.Mukherjee T20 Tournament match today here at Maidan. Also, Abhishek Das supported him with a quick 81 off 39 balls.
Coming out to bat, Rajasthan could manage only 124 runs losing 8 wickets, playing their full quota.
"Never thought I could manage to hit six sixes in an over. I hit the first four in the run of play, the last two was attempted. It was an important match for us. Feeling good after remaining unbeaten at 101 runs off 36 balls. Abhishek also batted well. His innings was also important for the team."
In the other matches played, while, Town Club beat Wari Athletic Club by 9 wickets , Barisha Sporting Club beat Paikpara Sporting Club by 8 wickets and Kalighat Club beat Aykya Sammilani by 11 runs.
Among the other batsmen who contributed to their respective teams are Naved Ahmed(62*), Rahul Gupta(60), Purab Joshi(56), Pankaj Shaw(55) and Ayan Gupta(55).
J.C.MUKHERJEE T-20 TOURNAMENT
TOWN CLUB VS WARI ATHLETIC CLUB
WARI ATHLETIC CLUB 165 / 8 IN 20 OVERS
TOWN CLUB 167 / 1 IN 13.3 OVERS
RESULT : TOWN CLUB WON BY 9 WICKETS
BARISHA SPORTING CLUB VS PAIKPARA SPORTING CLUB
PAIKPARA SPORTING CLUB 135 / 8 IN 20 OVERS
BARISHA SPORTING CLUB 136 / 2 IN 11 OVERS
RESULT : BARISHA SPORTING CLUB WON BY 8 WICKETS
KALIGHAT CLUB VS AYKYA SAMMILANI
KALIGHAT CLUB 197 / 5 IN 20 OVERS
AYKYA SAMMILANI 186 / 6 IN 20 OVERS
RESULT : KALIGHAT CLUB WON BY 11 RUNS
BHOWANIPORE CLUB VS RAJASTHAN CLUB
BHOWANIPORE CLUB 269 / 5 IN 20 OVERS
RAJASTHAN CLUB 124 / 8 IN 20 OVERS
RESULT : BHOWANIPORE CLUB WON BY
CAB MEDIA DESK