T20 Mumbai League: Shivaji Park Lions through to the final after defeating Sobo Supersonics

21 March 2018, 08:51 AM
T20 Mumbai League: Shivaji Park Lions through to the final by defeating Sobo Supersonics (Source: PTI)
T20 Mumbai League: Shivaji Park Lions through to the final by defeating Sobo Supersonics (Source: PTI)

Shivaji Park Lions stormed into the finals of the inaugural T2O Mumbai League after they defeated Sobo Supersonics by six wickets in the second qualifier in Mumbai on Tuesday.

The Lions will take on Triumph Knights Mumbai North East in the final on Wednesday.

Chasing a massive score of 194, Alpesh Ramjani starred for the Lions with an unbeaten 64 off just 34 balls.

The Lions chased the target with 2.1 overs to spare as its batsman punished the opposition bowlers.

Earlier, put into bat, Sobo Supersonics posted a massive 194/7 on the board with Abhishek Nayar and Aakarshit Gomel both scoring an identical 51.

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While Nayar struck five boundaries and a six, Gomel hit eight boundaries in his knock as the two hammered a listless Shivaji Park Lions bowling attack.

A late cameo from Rohan Raje (26 not out in 11 balls) also helped the Supersonics go past the 190-run mark at the Wankhede Stadium.

Brief Scores: Sobo Supersonics 194/7 (Abhishek Nayar 51, Aakarshit Gomel 51, Roystan Dias 2-35) lost to Shivaji Park Lions 195-4 (Alpesh Ramjani 64 not out, Abhishek Nayar 1-18)

First Published: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 08:03 AM
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