IPL desk in Mumbai 26 April 2012 - 12:14am IST
KXIP staff beat Team IPL by 13 runs
Abhishek stars in hosts’ 13-run win in 10-over contest
Opting to bat first, the Mohit Khanna-led KXIP posted 80 runs in their stipulated overs with the top three batsmen scoring in double-digits. Abhishek, who top-scored for KXIP with 19* and hit two boundaries, received the Man-of-the-Match award for his effort, while Adrian received the best bowler award. Bhiren was the recipient of the best catch award.
The best batsman prize went to the opposition skipper, Mr. Anurag Thakur, Hon. Jt. Secretary, BCCI. He scored 29 runs off 23 balls. However, despite their captain’s efforts, the IPL team was unable to chase down the 81-run target.
The trophy was presented to the winning team by Anurag Thakur.