KPL 2015: Hubli Tigers thrash Mangalore United in Eliminator
Mysuru, Sep 18: In a lopsided contest, Hubli Tigers thrashed Mangalore United by 9 wickets in the Eliminator match of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) 2015 here on Friday.
After restricting Mangalore to a paltry 101 all out in 20 overs, the Tigers roared to victory in 14.2 overs with the loss of just 1 wicket. Opener Mohammed Taha hit an unbeaten 58 off 43 balls.
Hubli Tigers' Taha plays a shot
The Tigers will now face the loser of tonight's Qualifier 1 (Belagavi Panthers or Bijapur Bulls) in tomorrow's Qualifier 2.
Rohan Kadam c KB Pawan b S Koushik 17; Rohit Sabharwal c KB Pawan b K Kamat 4; KC Avinash c & b D Negi 17; Sishir Bhavane lbw b S Koushik 2; Akshay Ballal c K Kapoor b D Negi 23 (23b, 3x4); BN Bharath c K Kumar b D Negi 4; R Praveen Kumar (run out) 5; Udit Patel c KB Pawan b K Kamat 4; Ronit More (run out) 15; Mithrakanth Yadav c K Kumar b P Jain 0; Syed Khaja Moinuddin 4