PDSTA opting to bat first at on their home ground in Palghar made a total of 124/8 in 20 overs with opener Tanmay Modale top scoring with 46 runs off 36 balls which included 6 fours and a six. From the bowlers, Nishant Patil with 3/10 in 3 overs was the pick of the lot while rest of the bowlers also bowled tight spells not allowing the opposition to score freely.
Chasing 125, Azad Strikers did lost some early wickets but got into the game in no time courtesy a match winning half century by Captain Hridesh Pawar. Hridesh played a perfect captain’s knock as he scored an unbeaten 51* off 33 balls smashing 5 fours and 3 sixes at a strike rate of 154.55. Hridesh’s aggressive batting ensured his team chased it down in just 15.1 overs as they won the match by 7 wkts.
Hridesh Pawar for his match winning knock was declared “Man of the Match”