Bengal outclass Baroda by 8 wickets to enter final of T20 meet
18th September 2023
A dominant all-round performance helped Bengal outclass Baroda by 8 wickets in the Super League match on Tuesday to enter the final of the Reliance G-1 men's Senior T20 Tournament in Ahmedabad.
The outstanding victory powered the Laxmi Ratan Shukla-coached side into the final with a game still in hand.
Bengal will next face Gujarat in their final League game on Wednesday before taking on the same opponent in the final match on Thursday.
Earlier, opting to bat, Baroda struggled to post a competitive total, as they were bundled out for just 126 in 19.4 overs.
For Bengal, Ishan Porel (3-31), Pradipta Pramanik (2-11), Saksham Chaudhary (2-15), Kaushik Maity (2-22) and Karan Lal (1-5) were impressive with the ball.
Chasing the target, Sudip Kumar Gharami smashed a fine unbeaten 59 along with Prayas Ray Barman (57) as Bengal went over the line comfortably, scoring 130/2 in 17.1 overs.
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