Saurashtra won the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022.
The Final match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022 was played today at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. In which Saurashtra beat Maharashtra by 5 wickets to win the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022.
Saurashtra won the toss and invited Maharashtra to bat first, Maharashtra batted first, and started the inning not very well, Ruturaj Gaikwad played a very brilliant century inning of 108 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 7 boundaries in 131 balls, Azim Kazi also played a brilliant inning of 37 runs in 33 balls, Naushad Shaikh played an unbeaten inning of 31 runs in 23 balls, Satyajeet Bachhav scored 27 runs in 59 balls, Ankit Bawne 16 runs in 22 balls, Saurabh Navale 13 runs in 14 balls, apart from this, Pavan Shah 4 runs, Mukesh Choudhary 2 runs, Rajvardhan Hangargekar and Vicky Ostwal dismissed without scoring. In this way, Maharashtra scored 248 runs after losing 9 wickets the in stipulated 50 overs and set a target of 249 runs in front of Saurashtra.
Saurashtra bowlers Chirag Jani took 3 wickets for 43 runs, and Jaydev Unadkat, Prerak Mankad, and Parth Bhut got 1-1 wicket.
Saurashtra chasing 249 runs in the second inning archived the target very easily by losing just 5 wickets in third ball of the 47th over, Saurashtra started the inning very strongly, Harvik Desai and Sheldon Jackson came to start the inning and gave a very strong start with a century partnership of 125 runs for the first wicket, the first wicket has gone for 125 runs in 26.4 over, Harvik Desai dismissed after playing a very brilliant half-century inning of 50 runs with the help of 7 boundaries in 67 balls, next batsman Jay Gohil came to bat and he dismissed very quickly in without score as second wicket in last ball of the 27th over, the team score was 125 runs, next batsman Samarth Vyas came to bat and played well for a while with Sheldon Jackson, the third wicket has gone for 147 runs in 32.2 over, Samarth Vyas dismissed for 12 runs in 19 balls, followed by Arpit Vasavada came to bat and he good strike rotate with Sheldon Jackson for a while, the fourth wicket has gone for 189 runs in 38.2 over, Arpit Vasavada dismissed for 15 runs in 24 balls, next batsman Prerak Mankad came to bat and he dismissed very quickly just for 1 run as fifth wicket in 39.5 over, the team score was 192 runs, followed by Chirag Jani came to bat handled the inning and played unbeten inning of 30 runs in 25 balls with Sheldon Jackson, and Sheldon Jackson played a very brilliant unbeaten century and victory inning of 133 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 12 boundaries in just 126 balls. In this way, Saurashtra chased the target very easily by losing just 5 wickets in 46.3 overs, and won the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022.
Maharashtra bowlers Vicky Ostwal took 2 wickets just for 20 runs, Mukesh Choudhary took 2 wickets for 38 runs, and Satyajeet Bachhav got 1 wicket for 66 runs.
Saurashtra batsman Sheldon Jackson was selected as the best player of the match, he played a very brilliant unbeaten century and victory inning of 133 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 12 boundaries in just 126 balls.