Bhubaneswar: Odisha group defeated the Delhi group within the All India Leg Cricket Championship on February 23 at Mathura in Uttar Pradesh to change into the champion of the ninth version of the championship recreation.
The Nationwide Championship began from February 21 and ended on February 23. Solely six groups may take part within the championship resulting from sudden lockdown in states like Maharashtra and sure different South-Indian States, lots of the groups had been unable to take part on this championship.
Odisha group was in Group-B of this Championship. They Confronted Uttar Pradesh-B and Telangana and by wining the group match they certified for semi-finals and so they met Uttar Pradesh- A. Within the semi-finals, Odisha received the match by 58 runs from Uttar Pradesh. After making it into the finals Group Odisha Confronted the Delhi Group. Nevertheless, group Odisha bowled first after they misplaced the toss towards Delhi.
Group Odisha restricted the Delhi group at 163 in 8 overs pulling down all of the gamers. Odisha achieved the goal in 9 overs solely by loosing 8 wickets.
Odisha group was lead by Chandan Ray who’s the present Indian Leg Cricket Group Captain additionally. With stuffed with expertise, he pushed the group to create historical past within the All India Leg Cricket Championship. Together with this, Odisha has received 2 Nationwide Championship below his captaincy.
“We’re all overjoyed on the success of the Odisha Leg Cricket Group in Uttar Pradesh. Their outstanding vitality and keenness was seen all through. So was their stellar intent, outstanding grit and dedication. Congratulations to the group! Nicely completed to all of the boys, the help employees and particularly to Chandan as a result of for his expertise the group has completed properly. Take pleasure in this historic feat lads,” mentioned Dulal Chandra Pradhan, Hony Normal Secretary, Odisha Leg Cricket Affiliation.