KPL 2019 - Mysuru Warriors win their first match to remain alive in the tournament
Krishnamurthy Siddharth and Aniruddha Joshi remained unbeaten for 48 and 46 respectively to help the team win by nine wickets. Mysuru Warriors have now climbed to the fourth spot.
Hubli Tigers - 151-8
Mysuru Warriors 154-1
Mysuru Warriors won by 9 wickets
Batting first, Hubli Tigers did not get off to a good start and lost opener Mohammed Taha in the third over. Wicketkeeper Viswanathan followed soon. There was then a small partnership between Luvnith Sisodia and KL Shrijith.
Sisodia departed for 29. The main knock then came from Praveen Dubey towards the end who scored at a strike rate of over 150 and made a half-century from just 33 deliveries to take Hubli Tigers to a respectable score of 151.
For Mysuru Warriors, Ram Sarikh Yadav, Venkatesh Muralidhara and Vyshak Vijay Kumar picked up two wickets each.
Mysuru Warriors needed to finish this chase off quickly in order to improve their net run rate and they did exactly that. Opener Vinay Sagar scored a half-century off just 37 deliveries but was dismissed by Somanna.
Krishnamurthy Siddharth and Aniruddha Joshi remained unbeaten for 48 and 46 respectively to help the team win by nine wickets with four overs remaining. Mysuru Warriors have now climbed to the fourth spot.
Mysuru Warriors- Vinay Sagar, Krishnamurthy Siddharth, Amit Verma, Manjesh Reddy, Shoaib Manager, Aniruddha Joshi, Jagadeesha Suchith, Ram Sarikh Yadav, Venkatesh Muralidhara, Vyshak Vijay Kumar, Kushaal Wadhwani
Hubli Tigers- Mohammed Taha, M Vishwanathan, Luvnith Sisodia, Shishir Bhavane, KL Shrijith, Vinay Kumar, Praveen Dubey, Aditya Somanna, David Mathias, Mitrakanth Yadav, Abilash Shetty
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