KP Appanna takes 8 wickets
The Safi Darashah All India Tournament was being dominated by batsmen showcasing their skills, till young KP Appanna came in and reversed the trend on the penultimate day of their second round clash. Appanna, playing for the KSCA XI, bagged 8 wickets in the match against Goa CA at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.
The defending champions had put up a mammoth score of 527 for Goa CA to defend. In the firstinnings, Appanna tore through the Goa line up and picked up 5 wickets for 85 restricting Goa to a mere 304 all-out.
Following on, Goa CA wouldn’t have imagined that Appanna would wreak further havoc and pick up 3 more wickets. In the second innings, Goa were once again bundled out for 226. The KSCA XI registered an impressive 10-wicket victory on the final day to collect 6 points, including 1 bonus point.