Tamil Nadu held their nerves and reached the general of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 after beating Saurashtra in a last-ball mystery on the KL Saini Stadium in Jaipur on Friday. Chasing 311, Tamil Nadu all-rounder Sai Kishore hit a boundary of the general ball of the fiftieth over bowled through Chirag Jani.
Tamil Nadu, who’ve reached the general of the premier 50-over home pageant for the seventh time, will meet Himachal Pradesh, who defeated Products and services, previous within the day within the first semi-final on the Sawai Mansingh Stadium.
Tamil Nadu wrote on 100 from Baba Aparajith because the opener steadied the innings after N Jagadeesan (0) and captain Vijay Shankar (4) fell early of their 311-run chase. Left-arm pacer Chetan Sakariya, who made his India debut previous this yr, picked up each the wickets to jolt Tamil Nadu early.
BABA BROTHERS STITCH KEY STAND
Then again, Baba brothers Aparajitth and Indrajith added 97 runs for the third wicket earlier than the latter fell proper once you have to a fifty. Aparajith then added 48 runs with senior batter Dinesh Karthik, who hit a 26-ball 31 to lend a hand exchange the momentum of their chase.
Aparajith and Washington Sundar (70 from 61 balls) then helped set a cast platform for the decrease middle-order to blow up finally overs, including 76 runs. Aparajith hit 3 sixes and 12 barriers in his knock of 122 from 124 balls however he was once now not ready to take the group previous the end line.
Washington Sundar blended with Shahrukh Khan, who hit 17 from simply 11 balls however each the batters had been dimissied through Chetan Sakariya within the 47tth and forty ninth overs.
All of it got here right down to Sai Kishore as he helped Tamil Nadu get 7 runs effectively within the last over.
Previous within the day, Vijay Shankar picked up 4 wickets with the ball however Saurashtra rode on a shocking 125-ball 134 from wicketkeeper Sheldon Jackson to submit 310 in 50 overs.
RISHI DHAWAN SHINES FOR HP
Within the first semi-final, Himachal Pradesh rode on an excellent all-round effor from Rishi Dhawan because the skipper hit 84 from 77 balls to lend a hand tthem submit 281/6 in 50 overs. He picked up 4/27 with the ball as Products and services had been bundled out for 204 in simply 46.1 overs.
WHAT. A. WIN!
Captain @rishid100 stars with bat and ball as Himachal Pradesh beat Products and services through 77 runs to march into the #VijayHazareTrophy #Ultimate. #SF1 #HPvSER
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Tamil Nadu and Himachal Pradesh will meet within the last in Jaipur on Sunday, December 26.