Thane: The finals of the 25th Dr Deshpande Cricket Tournament, also known as the summer league saw Salgaonkar Sports Club beat the Sporting Club by four wickets and 4.2 overs.
Jitesh and Kunkesh had a good tournament making 259 and 221 respectively and Karsh took 18 wickets for 129 runs.
In the tournament, there were five centurions including Jaideep Pardesi of Thane Friends Union who scored three; 115, 101 and 122. The others were Abhijit Pandit- 101 not out, Jitesh 114 not out, Kaustubh Pawar 134 not out, Aniket Bhosle 110 not out. Six bowlers took five or more wickets in the tournament. Suhas Khatre took six wickets for Golden Star against New Young Stars Sports Club. The others were Bharat Nishad, Karsh, Pralhad Mokashi, Rahul Kadam and Nilesh Falkar each taking five wickets each.
Salgaonkar Sports Club made the highest score of 373 in 45 overs and in the final; Ankit was declared the man of the match for scoring 54 as well as claiming three wickets.