The VK Krishna Menon Academy faced Celebration Sports Club today in Cricfit Premier League (CPL). The match anticipated to be a close contest, however, the Krishna Menon Academy were just too good on the day. Batting first Krishna Menon Academy posted a mammoth total of 208 for 6 after 20 overs.
The star with the bat for Krishna Menon Academy was Malhar Mane who smashed 66 in just 42 deliveries and his knock included 12 fours and 1 six. Mane was supported by Tanish Rane who made 31 runs in mere 20 balls. In the middle overs, the partnership between Mane and Rane completely changed the match in favour of VK Krishna Menon Academy in CPL 2021.
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The duo scored rapidly and took their side to a gigantic total of 208 runs. For Celebration Sports Club the pick of the bowler was Aasim, who picked 3 wickets in his 4 overs spell. Chasing a target of over 200, it was always going to be a tough ask for Celebration Sports Club. They started off well as the openers Aarv Advani and Mayuresh gave their team a flying start. However, the two got dismissed in quick succession and Krishna Menon Academy made a comeback in the match.
Meanwhile, after that barring Vivek Bharathi, no other batsmen could reach double figures as Krishna Menon Academy comprehensively won the match 81 runs. Malhar Mane continued his brilliant performance even with the ball and picked 2 crucial wickets and was undoubtedly the best performer of the match in Cricfit Premier League 2021.