Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Karthik, Vijay initiatives in vain as UP overcome Tamil Nadu Wicketkeeper-batsman Upendra Singh Yadav hammered an unbeaten 41-tennis ball 70 (4 fours, 5 sixes) to power Uttar Pradesh to your five-wicket conquer Tamil Nadu inside a Group ‘B’ match from the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 cricket tournament here on Monday. Previously, directed into bat Tamil Nadu made 168 for 7 inside the quota of 20 overs, because of a brisk knock of 61 by skipper Dinesh Karthik as well as a fifty percent-century by the fashionable opener M Vijay (51).
In reply, Upendra Yadav kept the team within the hunt together with his attacking strokeplay and a 52-operate fourth-wicket relationship with Shubham Chaubey (35) was instrumental in UP acquiring victory using a ball to free. In the Tamil Nadu innings, the event of Vijay and Karthik came to the fore because the duo forged a 75-operate stand for the next wicket after opener N Jagadeesan (2) dropped early on.
Vijay started out off with a flurry of limitations before settling down and demonstrating to be a great foil for his captain.
Karthik, at the same time, was in his element, while he smote 5 fours and 4 massive sixes. Nonetheless, Tamil Nadu frittered away the platform provided by Karthik and Vijay and save for Vijay Shankar (28, 14 balls, 2 fours, 2 sixes), the others could not help the group put up a larger score. UP acquired off and away to a steady begin with openers Akshdeep Nath (25, 28 balls, 2 fours, 1 six) and captain Samarth Singh (21, 15 balls, 1 fours, 2 sixes) negotiating probing spells from T Natarajan and G Periyaswamy. Upendra Yadav, who came in on the fall of Samarth, upped the ante with some hostile batting and also the Tamil Nadu bowlers couldn’t find a way to dislodge him.
He stayed till the finish to find out the team house, inflicting Tamil Nadu’s first beat (after two is the winner). On the other hand, Vidarbha overcomes Manipur by 70 works for a 3rd straight win. The two-time Ranji Trophy champion prospects Team B with 12 factors from three online games.
Brief scores: Vidarbha 150 for 6 in 20 overs (Jitesh Sharma 73 not out, Rushabh Rathod 25) defeat Manipur 80 for 9 in 20 overs (Sagatpam Singh 36, Yash Thakur 4/5, DG Nalkande 2/15). Vidarbha: 4 factors, Manipur: . Tamil Nadu 168 for 7 in 20 overs (Dinesh Karthik 61, Murali Vijay 51, Vijay Shankar 28, Moshin Khan 2/13, Ankit Rajpoor 2/35, Kuldeep Yadav 2/37) shed to Uttar Pradesh 174 for 5 in 19.5 overs (Upendra Singh Yadav 70 not out, Shubham Sanjay Chaubey 35, Akshdeep Nath 25, G Periyaswamy 2/35). UP: 4 points, TN: . Kerala 191 for 7 in 20 overs (Sachin Baby 58, Rohan Kunnummal 30, M B Mura Singh 2/42, Ajay Sarkar 2/52) defeat Tripura 177 for 8 in 20 overs (Milind Kumar 54, Udiyan Bose 27, Mura Singh 27, Jalaj Saxena 4/26). Kerala: 4 details, Tripur