Kanpur: Unique and Ashoka Jyoti Clubs defeated their rivals and moved into the semi-final of B division KDMA league played at different grounds here on Saturday.
Unique Club drubbed the challenge of Sonnet Club by 10 wickets in a low score match. The hero of the match Mohd Rahman of Unique Club had first picked 5 wickets and hit unbeaten 33 runs later.
Sonnet, batting first at the HAL ground, could score 62 runs in 19.1 overs. Mohd Rahman claimed 5 wickets for 30 runs. For Sonnet Club, Yash Gupta and Alok Sahu contributed 17 and 16 runs respectively.
Unique Club in response scored 65 runs without losing any wicket in just 9.2 overs. Rahman and Ashutosh Kumar scored unbeaten 33 and 17 runs respectively.
In another quarter-final held at the Kanpur South ground, Ashoka Jyoti Club outplayed BCA Club by118 runs. Ashoka Jyoti, batting first, scored 251 runs in 34.4 overs while Vineet Monga scored the highest 56 runs for his side. Nakshatra Veer Singh of BCA bagged 4 wickets for 53 runs.
BCA in reply collected 133 runs in 25.1 overs. Brijendra and Nakshatra Veer Singh were the main scorers who scored 41 and 27 runs respectively. Maninder Singh claimed 5 wickets for 18 runs. Sushil Rai bagged 3 wickets for 28 runs.
Sonnet Club-62 (Yash Gupta 17, Alok Sahu 16, Vivek Yadav 13, Mohd Rahman 5 for 30, Saurabh Jaiswal 2 for 6, Aman Tiwari 2 for 12), Unique Club- 65 for no loss (Mohd Rahman 33no, Ashutosh Kumar 17 no).
Ashoka Jyoti Club-251 (Vineet Monga 56, Vikas Singh 35, Jatinder Singh 29, Maninder Singh 37no, Nakhatraveer Singh 4 for 53), BCA Club-133 (Brajendra 41, Nakshatra Veer Singh 27, Maninder Singh 5 for 18, Sushil Rai 3 for 28).