Captain Nikhil Jain’s aggressive 79 steers Forza CC into the finals of Guts and Glory Cup’24

nikhil jain

Vedic Fit Cricket Club after being put to bat first at Achievers Cricket Ground in Pune made a decent total of 185/4 in 20 overs with as many as 5 batters chipping in with 30’s. From the bowlers, Vishal Gawli with 2/28 was the pick of the lot.

Chasing 186, Forza (ICL) chased down the score successfully courtesy a fiery start provided by opener Prabhjot (46 off 28 balls) and Nikhil Jain who put on a quick 73 run stand for the 2nd wicket. Nikhil who leads the team as the Captain led from the front anchoring the chase with a match winning knock of 79* in just 43 balls, a knock which included 8 fours and 5 sixes at a strike rate of 183.72. Nikhil was well supported by the middle order batters Shreyas (31 runs) and Shailesh (13*) as Forza went on to win the semi-finals of the Guts and Glory tournament by 6 wkts.

Nikhil Jain for his unbeaten 79* was declared ‘man of the match”.

Nikhil shared with Zoomcricket: “This innings will be the best of my life, was emotionally a bit down as all was grieving thinking about my mother. This innings I certainly dedicate to my mom and anything from here, it will be for my mom! It’s also special because as a captain I could deliver in such an important semi-finals game, it has given lot of confidence and we look forward to give our best in the finals now”


cricket goods on sale

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

ugraretas cricket club
Latest News Match Reports

Raghu’s unbeaten 92*steers Bangalore Supreme XI to a finals win in Ugraretas T30 Tournament’24

3rd Place Bangalore Supreme XI after being put to bat first at Runs Cricket Academy Ground in Bangalore posted a very healthy total on board of 212/8 in 30 overs. Opener Piyush Dhoundiyal set the base with a solid half century scoring 59 off 74 balls while it was Raghu KR who proved to be […]

Read More
bejoy ugraretas t30 tournament
Latest News Match Reports

Pradyumna’s fifer goes in vain as Baggy Blues win finals over Belligerent CC in Ugraretas T30 Tournament’24

(4th Place) Baggy Blues opting to bat first at Runs Cricket Academy Ground in Bengaluru made a total of 153/10 in 29.4 overs with opener Richard Bosco being the top scorer with 45 runs off 58 balls. Santi at the middle order was the 2nd highest scorer chipping in with 30 off 39 balls. Pradyumna […]

Read More
sydney joseph
Latest News Match Reports

Dell Warriors wins on the back of Sydney’s fifer in the Quarter-finals of Hummingbird Pure Corporate League’24

Service Now opting to bat first at Hummingbird Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad made a total of 104/10 in 18.4 overs.  Only three batters managed to score in double digits while rest of the batters found it difficult to get going vs fearsome bowling of opposition Captain Sydney and his team. Sydney once again led from […]

Read More