Patna: Oxford Super Kings will take on JIS Janbaz in the final of the Casa Picolla School Cricket Under-15 League at the local Krishna Stadium, Khemnichak. In the first semi-final, Oxford Super Kings defeated Rungta Warriors by 56 runs, while JIS Janbaz defeated Manav Rachna Lions by 130 runs.
In the first semi-final, the Rungta Warriors won the toss and decided to field first. Oxford Super Kings, batting first, scored 209 runs for six wickets in 20 overs. Sudhanshu played a brilliant inning, scoring 107 runs. In reply, the Rungta Warriors scored 153 runs for 8 wickets in 20 overs and lost the match by 56 runs. Sudhanshu, of the winning team, was given the player of the match award.
In the second semi-final, Manav Rachna Lions won the toss and invited JIS Janbaz to bat. JIS Janbaz scored 205 runs for seven wickets in 20 overs. Swaraj scored 53 runs. In reply, Manav Rachna Lions were all out for 75 runs in 11.4 overs. Satyam took six wickets while giving away nine runs. Sudhanshu and Satyam were awarded the player of the match award by Karni Sena’s Rohit Singh, Vijay Sharma, Prem Kumar, and Raju Mishra.
Oxford Super Kings: 209 for six in 20 overs, Sudhanshu 107, Yash Raj 38, Mihir Kumar 37, extra 19, Prince Sahni 2/40, Manjeet 1/32, Shanu Shah 1/46, run out-2
Rungta Warriors: 153 for 8 in 20 overs, Manjeet 43, Sarwan 20, Shanu Shah 13, extra 32, Priyanshu 1/16, Yash 1/31, Keshwar 1/26, Radhe 2/13, Shahryar 1/15, run out-2
JIS Janbaz: 205 runs for seven wickets in 20 overs, Swaraj 53, Neeraj 42, Hrithik 29, Kanhaiya 26, Abhimanyu 2/27, Ajit 2/42, Pratap 1/50, Ayush Patel 1/40, run out-1
Manav Rachna Lions: Abhimanyu 42 all out for 75 in 11.4 overs, Ajit 14, Surti 16, Satyam Kumar 6/9, Himanshu 4/21
Manav Rachna Lions, JIS Janbaz enter semi-finals of Casa Picolla Cricket