TUTI Patriots vs Dindigul Dragons Result : All-round Washington Sundar helps TUTI Patriots to 7-run win

TUTI Patriots vs Dindigul Dragons Result : The second edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League, TNPL 2017 kicked off on Saturday with Albert TUTI Patriots defeating the Dindigul Dragons in the tournament opener at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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It was a close contest in the TUTI Patriots vs Dindigul Dragons with the former prevailing by just the seven runs.

Batting first after winning the toss, the TNPL champions TUTI Patriots posted 184 for 4 in 20 overs courtesy of a grand opening stand of 107 in 10.4 overs between Washington Sundar and Kaushik Gandhi.

Washington Sundar who was later named as the Man of the Match, scored 69 from 48 balls with eight fours and two sixes. Kaushik Gandhi scored 46 from 33 balls with 7 fours.

In reply, Dindigul Dragons were being kept in the race by opener Ganga Sridhar Raju who scored 66 from 55 balls with 7 fours and a six. However, his dismissal in the 18th over saw Dindigul Dragons fall short of the target and end up at 177 for 7.

Washington Sundar starred with the ball as he took three wickets for 34 runs in four overs with his off breaks.

Tuti Patriots logo for TNPL 2017

Tuti Patriots logo for TNPL 2017

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