Mysuru, Sep 15: Hubli Tigers defeated Mysuru Warriors by 24 runs in the Karnataka Premier League 2015 (KPL) here on Tuesday.
Defending champions Mysuru's hopes of making the play-offs are now over with this loss today. They have managed only 1 win in 6 matches and are placed at 7th, above Rockstars.
The victory for Hubli took them to 3rd spot in the league table with 1 game still to play. The top 4 teams make the qualifiers. Belagavi Panthers and Bijapur Bulls are the 2 sides which have qualified so far.
Mohammad Taha c S Manager b K Gowtham 37 (33b, 6x4); KB Pawan c K Gowtham b A Doddamani 36 (35b, 5x4); Nithin Bhille c J Suchith b K Gowtham 8; Kunal Kapoor b A Doddamani 2; Chetan Williams (run out) 43 (26b, 3x4, 3x6); Kranthi Kumar c D Mathias b A Doddamani 2; Dikshanshu Negi c D Mathias b Suchith 18; Al Akshay (not out) 0; K Kamath (not out) 4
Extras: (b-1, lb-2, w-2) 5
Total: (For 7 wickets, 20 overs) 155
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Taha); 2-82 (Pawan); 3-84 (Bhille); 4-87 (Kapoor); 5-101 (Kumar); 6-147 (Williams); 7-151 (Negi).
Bowling: David Mathias 2-0-15-0; MG Naveen 3-0-24-0; J Suchith 4-0-35-1; Darshan MB 3-0-28-0; Anand Doddamani 4-0-22-3; K Gowtham 4-0-28-2
Nihal Ullal b K Kamath 10; CM Gautamlbw K Kamat 30 (33b, 4x4); MG Naveen c N Bhille b K Kumar 13; Arjun Hoysala c Bhille b K Kumar 1, Manjesh Reddy c P Jain b K Kamat 7; Jagadeesha Suchith b P Jain 27 (16b, 4x4); S Manager C K Kapoor b SL Akshay 17; K Gowtham C N Bhille b SL Akshay 17; David Mathias (not out) 2; Darshan MB (not out) 1
Extras: (lb-4, w-2) 6
Total: (For 8 wickets, 20 overs) 131
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Nihal); 2-39 (Naveen); 3-46 (Hoysala); 4-65 (Gautam); 5-76 (Reddy); 6-102 (Suchith); 7-128 (Manager); 8-129 (Gowtham), 9-
Bowling: Prateek Jain 4-0-35-1; SL Akshay 3-0-12-2; Kishore Kamath 3-0-12-3; Dikshanshu Negi 2-0-22-0; Kranthi Kumar 3-0-15-2; Chetan John Williams 1-0-6-0; Shivil Koushik 4-0-25-0
Toss: Won by Hubli Tigers; opted to bat
Result: Hubli Tigers won by 24 runs