Chhattisgarh CC will lock horns with Odisha-B in the 10th match of the Odisha T20 2023 at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on September 19. Chhattisgarh CC have lost the only match they have played so far and are third in the rankings of Group B. Odisha-B, on the other hand, too lost the only match they played so far but due to poorer net run rate are languishing at the bottom of the table in Group B.
Chhattisgarh CC had last played against Assam CC in their last match, where Chhattisgarh CC had won the toss and elected to bowl. Chhattisgarh lost a wicket early in the first over but had a fantastic comeback for the second wicket. Another brilliant partnership for the third wicket was followed later, due to which they finished with a good total of 167 runs. After losing a wicket early, Assam did not look back as their top order decimated the opposition bowlers. They won the match by seven wickets with nine balls to spare.
Odisha-B had squared off against Kerala CC in their last encounter, where Kerala CC won the toss and elected to bowl. Odisha did not start too well, losing two of their wickets within the powerplay, but due to a good knock by Govinda Poddar, they were able to propel the team’s total to 151 runs. What happened in the chase was not something which would have been expected by anyone on the ground. The opening stand lasted for 150 runs and sealed the match for them, winning the game by nine wickets with around five overs to spare.