Stars XI opting to bat first at One Champion 2 Ground in Hyderabad, Telangana made a massive total of 244/4 in 20 overs. Opener Ravi Tez gave a decent start while Tarun Sharma who came at no.3 played a crucial knock of 40 runs off 30 balls (6 fours) stitching a crucial partnership of 52 runs with Ravi and partnership of 60 runs with Ramsai. Tarun who just returned from an injury looked in good shape as he spent decent amount of time at the crease while also getting involved in 3 partnerships. Rajesh who came at no.5 top scored for Stars XI scoring a quickfire 98* off 31 balls smashing 6 fours and 9 sixes.
Crickplayers in reply were bundled out for 112 runs with Sravan Balivada taking 5 wkts and Anupam Sharath taking 2 wkts as Stars XI won the match by a big margin of 132 runs.