Venue: Ceylon Sports Club
Teams-Dhoni Blue vs Dhoni Green
MSDCA’S Semi Final Match of the Tri Series T-20 for Intermediate A and Advance group was played where Dhoni Green won the toss and elected to bowl first. Dhoni Blue put on 141 for the loss off 3 wickets in limited 20 Overs.
Akaash Banerjee scored 31 & Ashwin Rajesh, Arnav Bhandari scored 22 each in the middle order for Dhoni Blue
For Dhoni Green it was a decent performance by bowling tight line and fielding did well to restrict Blue team over 7 runs per over. Pick of the Bowlers was Captain Nishaanth Sivakumar for conceding 24 runs of 3 overs and taking 2 Wickets. Aryan Nandagopal took 1 Wicket.
Dhoni Green needed partnerships to chase the target and ended up scoring 129 for the loss 8 wickets in 20th Over.
Opening start was not impressive as they kept losing wickets but middle order batsman Fateh Bindra scored 15, Aryan Nandagopal scored 21, Aditya Vishwanath Scored 29 and showed some resistance
Superb Bowling & Fielding efforts helped Dhoni Blue team to win the match convincingly. Pranav Karthikeyan took 4 wickets in 4 overs & Riaan Naik took 2 wickets for Dhoni Blue
Aryan Nandagopal from losing team was presented Man of the Match by Rishabh Vasant’s Mother post match ceremony for his economical bowling.
Dhoni Blue will be playing against Dhoni Red in the Tri Series Finals next week!