On the eighth day of the BCCI U-19 T20 League 2018-2019, 4 matches were played where all of the matches were low-scoring games. Here is the eighth-day round-up of the event.
Andhra vs Delhi: Bowlers’ star in Andhra’s comfortable win
Having won the toss and chose to field first, Andhra got the big breakthrough when opener Trisha Chaudhary went for a golden duck. Soon Mansi Sharma followed her. Due to some economical spells from the bowlers, Delhi batters started trembling and soon reduced to 57/5 within 14th over. Simran and Riti Tomar tried their best to resurrect the innings but failed to do so till the end as their innings ended up within 89. V Pushpa Latha bagged 2 wickets while G Sindhuja and Saranya Gadwal took 1 wicket each for Andhra.
Chasing 90, Andhra lost their opener G Sindhuja in the 3rd over. E Padmaja top-scored 27 off 32. Along with her, V Pushpa Latha scored 14 and A Sireesha scored 15 and Andhra reached the target within 17 overs. Priya Mishra picked 2 wickets while Ayushi Soni took 1 for Delhi.
Andhra 91/5 (Simran 21, P Latha 9/2) beat Delhi 89/8 (E Padmaja 27, P Mishra 2/16) by 5 wickets.
Punjab 79/3 (S Rajput 33, T Pradhan 1/6) beat Odisha 76/7 (T Pradhan 22, Parul 2/17) by 7 wickets.
Bengal 113/3 (Richa 43, A Surendran 1/12) beat Kerala 111/6 (Drishya V 35, S Ganguly 3/13) by 7 wickets.
Assam 98/6 (U Chetry 37, N Sharma 1/13) beat Himachal 96/5 (S Singh 32, H Payeng 2/16) by 2 runs.