Indus Thunders Won the Toss and Elected to Bowl
Glads: 121/10 in 25 overs
Indus Thunders: 72/10 in 20.1 overs
Result: Glads Won by 49 Runs
MOM: Arjun Ajbani(AAA)
As Glads lost the previous Game and Next game against the 2017 Champions it was an important match to win and book a spot in Playoffs. Glads don’t want to wait till last game to know the result. So we tried our best unit to be on field and we stopped Indus Winning chain. In 2017 Very First match they started the win with Glads Till August 11 they were unbeaten and Glads came back stronger and stopped them.
We started batting with Adi and Anoop. Both played a valuable innings for opening by 6 overs Anoop was out for an LBW.Then Arjun and Adi Build the partnership till half of the game 14 overs and when Glads were 56 Adi gave an easy catch to Manoj and within 3 balls Sudhir got out for bowled and Hari entered the field with Arjun, both were rotating strike and playing excellently but Hari got out in Manoj over, catch to Srikanth. Ronak and Arjun started building the partnership and when is score was 101 Arjun got runout when he tried to get a quick single , Arjun made excellent score of 38/48 ball with an six. Ronak Kept going and scored 25/20 balls and got out to keeper catch from there Glads were all out for 121/10.
We Started with Vaibhav and Adi, In the very first Viabhav got the wicket of Aniruddha when he is trying to clear the covers for 2 Anoop took a great catch. Sai and Manoj were trying to create a partnership Adi took Manoj in 6 over when he tried to clear the Log on Boundary. Varma was out for a duck , Anoop Bowled an awesome ball to get Varma .Indus Thunders Captain Sandeep Partnered with Sai to get the score to 40. But in 10th over Sathya took Sai Prathap wicket when he tried to clear mid-off Arjun took a great low catch moving towards his left. Adi strikes again with LBW in 12 over to get Srikanth just before break and Adi completed a great spell 5-0-9-2. After break Tayef bowling his first over got Sandeep for LBW. Madhu got out when he tried to clear Long-off. Dinesh Pandheti was clean bowled by Tayef with an express fast ball. Rahul Played cool to bring the score to 72 with the help of Chetan and Vijay. But Indus were all out for 72/10 in 20.1 overs and Glads won with Bonus point and made into playoffs.
Indus Thunders the defending champions and they have a deep Bowling and Batting lineup. Every tournament they try to go with the best players and play with good Chemistry. That’s was great team effort. All the best for their Rest of the season.
Ravi Narala from Pokiris and Vamsi from Kites did a fabolus job and fair Umpiring throughout the game . Their decisions were great. All the best for their season.
The Glads-TCA Knights Scorecard is as posted below