NewZNew (Chandigarh) : The league matches in the ongoing Corporate Super League T 20 Cricket Tournament have ended. The First Semi Final will be played between Big FM and ATS Valley while in the second; Max Hospital will take on GBP Group. The semis will be played out on December 19 at the Tau Devi Lal Stadium in Panchkula. The winners of the matches will then be pitched against one another in the Final match to be held at Tau Devi Lal Stadium on December 20.
Meanwhile in one of the last league matches, Max Hospital defeated Central Bank of India to enter the finals. Batting first Max Hospital batsmen put up 158 for 6 in their allotted 20 overs. Main contributions came from Dr Kuldeep (48), Victor (31), Stephen (24) , Gurpreet(17 ) and R Badwal(16). For Central Bank of India Jagdeep & Rajat took 2 wickets each and Navdeep 1.
Max hospital bowlers bundled out Central Bank of India’s batsmen for 102 runs. Vijender(35) scored the highest. Karan was the star bowler of Max as he took 4 wickets, Sunny and Victor took 2 wickets each. Max earned a well-deserved 56 run victory. Dr Kuldeep was adjudged man of the match
In the last league match ATS Valley got the better of Kotak Securities. Batting first ATS put up 111 for 6 on the score board. Saurav (35), Pardeep (11) and Rajesh Chopra (19) were main contributors. Baljinder took 3 wickets, while Ankush and Vikram took 1 each. In response ATS bowlers bowled out Kotak for 107 runs. Vikram (36), Saurav (30) and Vishav (14) tried to save the day for Kotak with their batting. However, ATS won the match by 4 wickets and 4 runs.
“The idea behind holding this tournament is to give a break to Senior Corporate Executives from their hectic work schedule by engaging in a healthy, competitive sporting activity. We are hopeful that when managers, doctors, RJs’ don cricketing attires some exceptional talent will certainly surface.” Said Adesh Khanna of The Perfection Events & Entertainment, the company that is organizing the tourney.
It is noteworthy that Big FM and GBP too won their last league outings and entered the Semis. The other teams, which did not qualify for Semis but were taking part in the tourney, are Indus Towers, Maruti Suzuki, Central bank of India & Kotak Securities. In all 8 teams are participating in the tournament.