Pune: Disciplined bowling from Ajay Abachane (3/17) helped PES Modern College to score a 15-run win over CoEP, Pune, in the Shivaji Trophy, State level Inter-Collegiate T-20 Cricket Tournament at AISSMS Ground on Monday.
Putting up a decent score of 119 runs for the loss of 8 wickets, Modern College boys came out with a good show to bowl out CoEP for 104 runs in 16.3 overs.
Man of the match Ajay got good support from other bowlers Prashik Mendhe (2/21), Nikhil Panmand (1/7) and Abhijit Vaidya (1/21).
Harshal Patil was the top scorer for Modern College with 49 runs while Ajay also added valuable 16 runs.
In the first match of the day, AISSMS Institute of Information Technology (AISSMS IOIT) defeated AISSMS College of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT) by 61 runs.
AISSMS IOIT 163 for 8 in 20 overs (Rohan Nazare 62, Abhijeet Bedre 29, Sagar Choudhary 3/34) beat AISSMS HMCT 102 all in 16 overs (Karan Gawade 22, Abhishek Kadam 31, Nikhil Rokade 3/16)
Match 2: PES Modern College 119 for 8 in 18 overs (Harshal Patil 49, Ajay Abachane 16*, Ravi Giri 3/11) beat COEP 104 all out in 16.3 overs (Atharva Mohrir 22, Ashish Sapkal 11, Ajay Abachane 3/17).
Match 3: Zeal College of Engineering and Research 108 for 9 in 20 overs (Swapnil Navle 28, Sanket Sutar 20, Akshay Naido 3 for 16) beat AISSMS College of Polytechnic 100 for 7 in 20 overs (Vallabh Balgude 8*, Chetan Jadhav 8, Ram Nichal 2/18)