Jharkhand upset favorites Delhi in the quarterfinal

Jharkhand beat hosts Delhi by 5 wickets at IIT grounds to book their tickets into the semifinal of the inaugural IndusInd Bank Nagesh Trophy 2018-19. Earlier today the team from the east won the toss and put the hosts into bat. Delhi posted a competitive total of 161/5 in their 20 overs. A target of over 8 runs per over in a knockout game is always challenging and Delhi made it tough for the Jharkhand batsmen but in the end they reached the target with 12 balls and 5 wickets still in hand.

Brief Scores:

Delhi: 161/5 in 20 overs. Pintu Kumar 46*, Ravi Shankar Mishra 22. Sanjeev Kerketta 2/30.

Jharkhand 165/5 in 18 overs. Nishit William 70*, Mukesh Murmu 18*. Akbar Ansari 2/36.

Jharkhand won by 5 wickets.

Man of the match : Nishit William.

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