Sports Desk: Walton has secured their place in semi final after a comfortable 97-run victory against Nitol Motors in the quarter final match of Marcel 7th T20 cricket tournament in the capital on Friday.
Winning toss, Walton Group scored 209 runs in their stipulated 20 overs.
In reply, Nitol Motors managed to score 112 runs losing eight wickets. As a result, the defending champion Walton reached the semi final with a 97-run victory.
Earlier, the match was started at 9:00am at Ground-3 of Dhaka Residential Model School.
Walton's batsman Shakil scored highest 63 runs while Najel scored 59 runs. Besides, Shohag, Jony Som and Mamun took 22, 18 and 14 runs respectively.
Sahel and Jony Som got three important wickets each. Najel won man of the match award for his outstanding performance in the match.
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