Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 BIH Vs RJS Highlights: Rajasthan cruise to semis; beats Bihar by 16 runs; Mahipal Lomror was the standout performer as Rajasthan defeated Bihar by 16 runs in the fourth quarterfinal of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on Wednesday here at the Motera Stadium.
Mahipal Lomror’s 37-ball 78 helps Rajasthan beat Bihar, reach semi-finals
While Bihar has been knocked out, Rajasthan has progressed to the semi-finals. With this win, Rajasthan will now clash against Tamil Nadu in the first semi-final on Friday. Chasing 165, Bihar lost its opener Shasheem Rathour (0) was dismissed by Aniket Choudhary in the second over and the side was sent on the backfoot from the very start. Before the halfway mark, Babul Kumar (24) was also run out and the side needed 98 runs from 60 balls with eight wickets in hand.
Opting to bat first, Rajasthan got off to a steady start as openers Bharat Sharma and Ankit Lamba put on 59 runs inside the first nine overs. However, Bihari came back strongly as the side dismissed Bharat (38) and Ashok Menaria (0) in quick succession, reducing Rajasthan to 60/2 in the 10th over.
Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 BIH vs RJS Scoreboard
|Bharat Sharma (WK)||b Ashutosh Aman||38||33||4||2||115.15|
|Ankit Lamba||c S Gani b Suraj Kashyap||38||41||2||1||92.68|
|Ashok Menaria (C)||c Vikash Yadav b Suraj Kashyap||0||1||0||0||0.00|
|Mahipal Lomror||Not out||78||37||5||5||210.81|
|Rajesh Bishnoi||b Anuj Raj||3||4||0||0||75.00|
|Arjit Gupta||c SS Rathour b Ashutosh Aman||6||4||1||0||150.00|
|Chandrapal Singh||Not out||0||0||0||0||0.00|
|Extra||1 (b 0, w 1, nb 0, lb 0)|
|Yet To Bat||Ravi Bishnoi, KK Ahmed, A Choudhary, Akash Singh|
|Babul Kumar||runout (Ravi Bishnoi)||24||20||4||0||120.00|
|Shasheem Rathour||b A Choudhary||0||2||0||0||0.00|
|Mangal Mahrour||Not out||75||62||4||3||120.97|
|S Gani||c MK Lomror b CK Chundawat||10||11||1||0||90.91|
|MD Rahmatullah||b Ravi Bishnoi||8||10||0||0||80.00|
|Vikash Yadav (WK)||Not out||21||15||3||0||140.00|
|Extra||10 (b 0, w 8, nb 0, lb 2)|
|Yet To Bat||Anuj Raj, Ashutosh Aman, Rahul Kumar, SS Quadri, Suraj Kashyap|