Playing for the first time in the league, Rizvi Sports Club thrashed MCC (Blue) by nine wickets in their opening tie of the B4S (Brain-4-Sports)- MCC Pro-40 double leg League, played at Oval Maidan here today.
Batting first, MCC (Blue) managed to score 166 for nine of the allotted overs with Veer Khimji (54) and Prajwal Rai (57) being their major contributors. In reply, Rizvi made light of their target and were home for the loss of just one wicket. Shubham Mestry hit up an unbeaten 92 with 10 fours and three sixes, while Mayank Teotia (n.o., 45) gave him good support
Brief scores: MCC (Blue) 166/9 (Veer Khimji 54, Prajwal Rai 57; Anan Manihar 4/21) lost to Rizvi SC 165/1 (Shubham Mestry n.o. 92, Mayank Teetia n.o. 43) by 9 wkts.