Himachal Pradesh defeated Tamil Nadu: Himachal Pradesh defeated a national pillar to win their very first national title.
In the last Vijay Hazare Trophy match of the current season between Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu in Jaipur, Himachal Pradesh defeated Tamil Nadu by 11 points (VJD method) to win their very first Vijay Hazare title.
Chasing a formidable 315-point goal against a national mainstay, Himachal Pradesh mainly thrived on a 148-point winning partnership for the fourth wicket between batter Shubham Arora (136 *) and batter Amit Kumar (74). .
It was at the 42nd that Baba Aparajith of Tamil Nadu found Kumar lacking in front of the stumps. Arriving at bat in 6th place with his team needing 71 points to win 53 balls, Himachal Pradesh captain Rishi Dhawan (42 *) made optimal use of his experience to find limits at will in the goal. to script a historic victory.
Playing her first A List tournament, Arora struck in the exact way needed to seal such a pursuit. After completing his first A-list century in the 35th, Arora slowed down on the third power play, but was wise enough not to play a reckless shot unless a shot in the 47th when he got a reprieve from Narayan. Jagadeesan. Arora, who was exceptional in the singles milking in her heroic shot, clocked a 103.81 hit rate.
Earlier, it was Dhawan who invited Tamil Nadu to strike first after winning the toss. A 202-point partnership for the fifth wicket between wicket keeper hitter Dinesh Karthik (116) and hitter Baba Indrajith (80) had played a central role in Tamil Nadu putting on board 314/10 in 49.4 overs.
Himachal Pradesh point guard Pankaj Jaswal was their bowlers’ pick with numbers 9.4-0-59-4. Dhawan, who finished the season as the second-biggest wicket-taker, recorded bowling numbers of 10-0-62-3 at Sawai Mansingh Cricket Stadium today.
Himachal Pradesh defeated Tamil Nadu in the 2021-22 Vijay Hazare Trophy final match
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The story of the Himachal Pradesh script!
Shubham Arora with a century of unbeaten play and player of the tournament for Himachal Rishi Dhawan with an unbeaten 42 and three wickets in the final.
Himachal Pradesh beats Tamil Nadu to win # VijayHazareTrophy
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The champions of the Maiden Trophy Vijay Hazare. Himachal Pradesh. 20th most populous state in India. pic.twitter.com/UjlvirejiG
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What is the VJD Cricket Method?
It should be mentioned that the VJD method is used in Indian domestic cricket as a replacement for the DLS method. The method had to be used to find a result today after the referees judged the light was not good enough for play to continue.
When the interruption occurred, Himachal Pradesh needed 16 strokes of 15 balls. Using the VJD method, their goal was 289 runs in 47.3 overs. Therefore, they were announced as the winners of the final match.