Stars Premier League Season 12 (#SPL12) match no 2 was played on 7th July 2018 between NGA and Knight Riders at Playsfit Cricket Ground, Vattinagulapalli.
NGA won the toss and Elected to Bat. Batting 1st NGA had a sold start and were 75 at the end of 7 Overs, but thier scoring rate dipped a bit after the loss of thier Opener at 75 and kept on loosing wickets at regular Interwals and only managed to score 136 for loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Lot of credit to Knight Riders spinners who manged to slow down the ball and pick wickets. .
In reply Knight Riders hadnt had the ideal start they wanted and lost few quick wickets at the start and couldnt keep up wiht the asking rate and NGA at the other end pickedup wickets at ease whenever Knight Riders started to up the ante, and at the end only managed to score 119/9 in 20 Overs.
NGA (Batting): Ravi NGA 34/38, Suresh NGA 34/26,Pankaj NGA 15/12;
Knight Riders (Bowling): Ravi(3), Rajesh T(2), Sudhir Rojanala(1), Mazhar SK(1) . Rajesh T had best economy of 2.50 in their innings;
Knight Riders Innings:
Knight Riders (Batting): Mazhar SK 23/23, Ravi 19/23, Rajesh T 11/7;
NGA (Bowling): Mirnal TT(3), Bhargav NGA (2), Jithin NGA (1), Bhanu NGA (1), Suresh NGA (1) . Bhanu NGA had best economy of 4.00 in their innings;
Man of the Match: Mrinal for his 3 wickets & 18 Runs in 4 Overs