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Mumbai Heroes faced Punjab de Sher in the opening match of CCL 2016 on 23rd January 2016 at Bangalore and after toss Mumbai Heroes elected to bat 1st while keeping in view the conditions of pitch of Bangalore cricket stadium.
The openers of Mumbai Heroes Kochhar and the skipper Ritesh Deshmukh came out to open up innings for their team and from the start both these players played aggressively and took their team total to 44 runs in 4th over of the innings.
Punjab team got their 1st break through in shape of Kochhar who after scored 36 runs while faced 18 deliveries was hunted by Gill and returned to pavilion. Mumbai Heroes lost their 2nd wicket on 105 runs when the skipper on 33 runs bowled out and returned to dressing room.
At the total of 200 runs Heroes lost their 3rd wicket and this time Bherwani on 46 runs was targeted by Sood and Chahal took his brilliant catch. On 205 runs Ahluwalia after played superb innings of 69 runs got out and Gill took his wicket.
Mumbai Heroes at the end of 20 over set a huge target of 222 runs for their opposition while lost their 7 wickets. Jassi Gill from Punjab really bowled well and took 3 crucial wickets against Mumbai Heroes in 1st group stage match of CCL 2016.
Punjab de Sher in return, started off really badly as this cricket club lost their 1st wicket on just 0 score as the opener of this team Chahal returned to pavilion without opening his account. Punjab de Sher lost their wickets in quick intervals.
No batsmen from Punjab de Sher was able to play big innings against Heroes as from the start the Mumbai Heroes bowled really outstanding and kept disturbing Punjab with their extra pace and perfect line and length.
Punjab de Sher at the end of 20 over only scored 125 runs and lost their 9 wickets whereas Kharoud was the top scorer in this team with 30 runs in his innings. Mumbai Heroes won their 1st match by huge margin of 97 runs.