The Celebrity Cricket League 2023 – Reloaded: Telugu Warriors beat Bhojpuri Dabanggs to clinch their 4th Celebrity Cricket League title. Telugu Warriors outplayed Bhojpuri Dabanggs in the finals. The bowlers and fielders did the job of containing Bhojpuri Dabanggs and Ashwin Babu, Thaman, and Sachiin Joshi completed the formality in the second innings as Telugu Warriors emerged Champions. Skipper Akhil Akkineni led from the front with an aggressive knock in the first innings to take the game away from Bhojpuri Dabanggs.
CCL 2023 Final: Bhojpuri Dabanggs Vs Telugu Warriors
Playing XI Bhojpuri Dabanggs: Manoj Tiwari (c), Dinesh Lal Yadav, Pravesh Lal Yadav, Vikrant Singh, Uday Tiwari, Aditya Ojha, Anshuman Singh(wk), Ayaz Khan, Asghar Khan, Raghav Naiyyar, Sudhir Singh.
Playing XI Telugu Warriors: Akhil Akkineni(c), Sudheer Babu, Raghu, Samrat, Ashwin Babu, Prince, Harish(wk), Nandakishore, Thaman, Roshan, Sachiin Joshi.
Toss: Telugu Warriors won the toss and decided to field.
1st Innings Bhojpuri Dabanggs: Bhojpuri Dabanggs scored 72 Runs for 6 wickets in the allotted 10 Overs. Aditya Ojha top-scored with a blitzing knock of 26 runs off 15 balls. Asgar chipped in with 11 runs off 10 balls, and Uday Tiwari scored 10 runs off 7 balls. Nandakishore from Telugu Warriors took 2 wickets for 14 runs from his allotted 2 Overs.
In reply: On a wet outfield due to rain
1st Innings Telugu Warriors: Telugu Warriors scored 104 Runs for 4 wickets in the allotted 10 Overs securing a lead of 32 runs. Captain Akhil Akkineni played a blitzing knock of 67 runs in 32 balls with 2 boundaries and 6 sixers. Raghu chipped in with unbeaten 13 runs off 7 balls and Prince added 10 runs off 10 balls.
In the 2nd Innings
2nd Innings Bhojpuri Dabanggs: Bhojpuri Dabanggs scored 89 Runs for 6 wickets in the allotted 10 Overs. Setting a target of 58 runs to win for Telugu Warriors. Uday Tiwari top scored with 34 runs from 18 balls hitting 3 boundaries and 2 sixers. Aditya Ojha gave Bhojpuri Dabanggs a good start scoring 31 runs off 13 balls hitting 3 boundaries and 2 sixers. Thaman from Telugu Warriors picked up 2 wickets for 13 runs in his allotted 2 overs.
Telugu Warriors need 58 Runs to win the CCL 2023.
2nd Innings Telugu Warriors: Telugu Warriors chased the target by scoring 58 runs for 1 wicket in a great team performance. Ashwin Babu scored the winning runs in style and remained unbeaten on 31 runs off 21 balls. Sachiin Joshi remained not out on 14 runs off 9 balls.
Result: Vasavi Telugu Warriors beat Bhojpuri Dabanggs by 9 wickets and lift the coveted CCL Trophy for the 4th time in 2023.
The league has Parle as the Title Sponsor for CCL 2023 and A23 – a skill-based gaming platform- as this season’s Presenting Sponsor.