After strong win in quarter final against BARC. All Cargo took their team into semi-final there they were going to fight against HDFC Bank and as per MCA schedule the match was played on 18th February 2017. Both the teams have reached to semi-finals by beating all other teams in their respective groups. Due to some grounds problem match was delayed by 60 min and started at 11 am and match was reduced by 7 overs each side. Both sides wanted to play a full 45 overs but now this was a shortened game. As per pitch condition, bowling first would be a great decision to win the match and All Cargo captain got lucky winning toss - choose to bowl first. The in-form skipper of All-Cargo Amish Dabholkar continued his form and took 2 early wickets and later 1 more. He sent back the opening pair back to the pavilion. Off spinner Akshay also put HDFC team on a backfoot by charging on a middle order and took 4 wickets with his superb bowling. HDFC team tried to come back in the match Sachin Thakur played some beautiful shots but did not manage to score a respectable score for their team and HDFC team got all out on the score of 99 runs in just 20.1 overs.
Now All-Cargo needed 100 runs in 37 overs and by looking at the past records of All cargo the score was not too big to chase. By keeping victory in mind and the dream of taking All-Cargo to final, All-Cargo batsman Deepak Bhogle and Vishwas Shinde come for bat. Looking at the pitch condition HDFC puts their spinners on attack. Batsman Deepak and Vishwas were very much confident and played there natural game and gave All Cargo a good start. By losing just two wickets All-Cargo make into finals by fighting half century of Vishwas Shinde. The match was good overall and All cargo make into the final of Times Shield Division E. HDFC team gave a good fight back but didn’t make it into finals.
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HDFC Spots Club: 99/10 ( 20.1 overs)
Sarvesh J : 22 runs in 28 balls
Santosh L : 7 overs 2 Wickets
All Cargo: 100/2 ( 13.3 overs)
Vishwas Shinde: 51* (not out)
Akshay Ghorpade : 6 overs 4 wickets