Mahila and Nutan down AIM Salcete


A fine knock of 52 in 55 balls by Mohit Redkar and a devastating fast-bowling spell by Ishan Pandit (4-10) helped Mahila and Nutan HS to beat AIM Salcete HS by 62 runs and enter the final of under-14 Salcete Zone President’s Trophy cricket tournament organized by Goa Cricket Association, at Arlem ground, Raia.
Mahila and Nutan batted first and scored 117/7 in 20 overs. Sameer Shirodkar and Ishan Pandit contributed 22 and 19 runs and provided adequate support to Mohit Redkar. For AIM Salcete Imtiyaz Kandol took two wickets for 23 while Abdul Khader and Mohammad Ismail bagged a wicket each.
In reply, AIM School were bundled out for a meager 55 runs in 14.5 overs. Imtiyaz Kandol was the only batsman to reach double figures (12).  For Mahila Nutan, pacer Ishan Pandit took four wickets for 10 runs, Siddhant Kunde picked up two wickets for three runs while Aniruddha Bhat captured one. [H]