1950s from Rohan Kadam and Manish Pandey ensured Karnataka had sufficient to shield in spite of an excellent last over from the seamer
Karnataka 176 for 7 (Kadam 87, Pandey 54, Nalkande 4-28, Lalit 2-36) beat Vidarbha 172 for six (Taide 32, Satish 31, Cariappa 2-27) by way of 4 runs
Nalkande’s four-wicket burst got here within the last over of Karnataka’s innings, holding them to 176 for 7. Vidarbha made a just right fist of the chase, however have been taking part in catch-up within the last phases, and ultimately ended at 172 for six.
Kadam reached his fifty off 36 balls, and remained competitive after that, ultimately falling to Lalit Yadav after a 56-ball innings that used to be laced with seven fours and 4 sixes.
It supposed Karnataka completed about 10 runs wanting what they could have anticipated to, however the bowlers nonetheless had a sizeable rating to shield.
Whilst Vidarbha’s best order persevered to make begins, none of them stayed on and gave the innings impetus as Kadam had accomplished for Karnataka, and even saved one finish ticking as Pandey had accomplished. Each and every unmarried batter within the best seven were given into double figures, however Taide’s 32 used to be the best possible rating.
Karnataka’s bowlers saved putting frequently, and the desired charge continuously crept up. Akshay Karnewar and Apoorv Wankhade introduced a glimpse of revival with a 41-run sixth-wicket stand in 4.2 overs, however Karnewar fell to the primary ball of the overall over, having confronted as much as Vidyadhar Patil with 14 runs wanted. Karnewar hit two sixes and a 4 in his 12-ball 22, and along with his wicket, the out of doors likelihood Vidarbha had of storming to victory receded. Patil saved issues tight thru the remainder of the overall over, and a last-ball 4 from Wankhade handiest served to slender Vidarbha’s margin of defeat.