Tamil Nadu beat Odisha comfortably
14th January 2021
Tamil Nadu registered another thumping victory thanks to their tight bowling performance and Narayan Jagadeeshan's fluent half-century to defeat Odisha by 8 wickets in Syed Mushtaq Ali tournament today at Eden Gardens.
Electing to bat first Odisha batter struggled in front of TN bowlers as they could score 132/9 in their quota of 20 overs while TN reached the target comfortably riding on Jagadeeshan's 38-ball 61 by making 136/2 in just 15.1 overs.
Earlier Murugan Aswin bagged 3 wickets leaking just 16 runs while M Mohammed and Aswin Crist picked up 2 wickets apiece for TN to derail Odisha batting line up and prevent them from stitching any big partnership.
While chasing TN openers began in style with 56-run partnership till Hari Nishaanth (29) was removed by Pappu Roy while Jagadeeshan carried on to smash 4 sixes and as many boundaries en route to his second fifty of the tournament.
CAB MEDIA DESK