Navi Mumbai: Rishabh Pant gave one more display of his talent as he starred in Reliance 1's crushing 10-wicket win over Canara Bank in the 13th DY Patil T20 Cup.
Pant, who has been named in India's T20I squad to play England, launched a breathtaking assault on Canara Bank's modest total of 120-7 at the DY Patil Stadium. Pant scored an unbeaten 84 off just 34 balls with nine boundaries and six sixes. Pant shared an unbroken 123-run stand with Jitesh Sharma (35) as Canara Bank bowlers looked clueless. Pant's show ensured Reliance 1 overhauled the target in just 10.2 overs.
The other match in the morning saw Tata Sports Club beat RBI Sports Club by 38 runs at the University Ground. In the afternoon DY Patil 'B' beat Western Railways by seven wickets at the Stadium, while BPCL beat Jain Irrigation by 28 runs at the University Ground.
BRIEF SCORES: Group B: Canara Bank 120-7 in 20 overs (KB Pawan 55, Suchit Jagdish 29 n.o.; Baba Pathan 3-22, Nathu Singh 2-28) lost to Reliance 1 123-0 in 10.2 overs (Rishabh Pant 84 n.o., Jitesh Sharma 35 n.o.)-by 10 wickets. Tata Sports Club 189-7 in 20 overs (Ian Dev Chouhan 95 n.o.; Ali Murtaza 3-30) bt RBI Sports Club 151 in 19.4 overs (Kuldip Hudda 40; Aditya Dhumal 3-24, Sujit Nayak 2-26)-by 38 runs. Group A: Western Railways 141-9 in 20 overs (Vinayak Bhoir 46)