Atharva Dakway's 9 is just fine for IES Digambar Patkar School
Left-arm spinner Atharva Dakway's nine-wicket haul helped IES Digambar Patkar beat Our Lady of Remedy (Kandivli) by an innings and 34 runs on Day Two of the last league match of the Mumbai Schools Sports Association (MSSA) Harris Shield Elite Division boys U-16 inter-school tournament at Azad Maidan yesterday.
Atharva Dakway at Azad Maidan yesterday. Pic/Suresh Karkera
Twelve-year-old Atharva finished with impressive bowling figures of 9-35 in the second innings at Azad Maidan. In the first innings, Aradhya Shinde and Atharva returned figures of 4-13 and 4-11 respectively to bowl out the Kandivli side for 50 runs in 21 overs. Digambar Patkar were then dismissed for 204.
In the second innings, Our Lady of Remedy were dismissed for 120. In another match, Swami Vivekanand International were 151 for seven at stumps in the second innings. Gautam Waghela scored 51 for Swami Vivekanand.
Electing to bat, the Borivli school were bowled out for 172. Later, Swami Vivekanand bowler Hem Patel's 5-61 ensured the Bandra school were bowled out for 170.