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Played at Jolly Gymkhana Ground in Mumbai, Garware Club House opting to bat first made a hefty total on board putting up a massive 250/6 in 20 overs. Openers Nimish Vora and Dinesh Patel gave a flying start putting on almost a hundred runs together in the first 9 overs. Dinesh Patel was the force to reckon with the bat as he bludgeoned the bowlers out of the park with complete authority smashing as many as 11 towering sixes en-route his brilliant knock of 104 runs off just 43 balls. Mohit Chaturvedi (27 off 16) and Dilip Agarwal (42 off 16) at the middle order played perfect role of finishers taking their team towards a strong position.
Jolly Gymkhana in reply batted really well but a total of 250 certainly appeared too daunting to chase as they scored 201/9 in 20 overs with Ketav Shah top scoring with 64 runs off 40 balls. The experienced Bakul Mistry was the ace bowler for Garware Club House as he took 3/26 in 4 overs alongwith 2wkts by Vinod Raghavan.
Result: Garware Club House won by 49 runs, Dinesh Patel’s swashbuckling century proved to be “Performance of the match’