- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc Anirudha b Vidyut40304841133.33lbw b Mahesh022000.00c Badrinath b Kumaran811110072.72c †Karthik b Ganapathy1591520166.66c Ashwin b Mahesh67414644163.41c Anirudha b Kumaran20193310105.26c †Karthik b Kumaran22200100.00not out64500150.00b Ganapathy1210050.00not out22100100.00Extras5 (lb 1, nb 1, w 3)TOTAL166/8 (20 Overs, RR: 8.3)Fall of wickets: 1-1 (D Prabhu Kiran, 0.3 ov), 2-16 (Y Venugopal Rao, 3.2 ov), 3-54 (KS Shahabuddin, 6.3 ov), 4-81 (VM Sai, 10.3 ov), 5-151 (Y Gnaneswara Rao, 17.4 ov), 6-157 (B Sumanth, 18.3 ov), 7-158 (AG Pradeep, 18.5 ov), 8-159 (D Kalyankrishna, 19.1 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc Kalyankrishna b Vijaykumar50325041156.25c Venugopal Rao b Kalyankrishna29162741181.25c †Sai b Elaizar24212901114.28not out34232831147.82not out26152121173.33Extras4 (w 4)TOTAL167/3 (17.5 Overs, RR: 9.36)Fall of wickets: 1-54 (V Devendran, 5.2 ov), 2-103 (S Anirudha, 10.4 ov), 3-116 (S Badrinath, 12.2 ov)
- Scorer: S Kamalkar Rao and AL Narasimham
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