Duleep Trophy 2022 Final has won the match against South Zone and West Zone has emerged as the champion. West zone captain Ajinkya Rahane elected to bat after winning the toss in the final at the SNR College ground in Coimbatore. Western Zone crowned champions in the Duleep Trophy.
Accordingly, Het Patel scored 98 runs in the first innings for the West Zone who started the innings. With the help of this half-century, West Zone (Western Zone) collected 270 runs. Baba Indrajit (118) who started the first innings with this goal, hit a huge century for South Zone. As a result, South Zone scored 327 runs in the first innings. Western Zone crowned champions in the Duleep Trophy.
West Zone, who started the second innings with a deficit of 57 runs, displayed a great batting performance. Opener Yassavi Jaiswal (265) scored a double century while Shreyas Iyer scored 71 runs. Now Sarfaraz Khan (127) helped to collect a huge amount in the 2nd innings by blasting a blazing century. Accordingly, West Zone declared by scoring 585 runs for the loss of 4 wickets.
South zone opener Rohan (93) who got a huge target in the last innings played a good innings but the rest of the batsmen did not perform as expected. As a result, South Zone was all out for 234 runs. With this, they achieved a great victory of 294 runs and became the champion of the western zone.
Yassavi Jaiswal, who scored a magnificent double century in the final, won the man of the match award, while Jaydev Unadkat won the man of the series award.
South Zone Playing XI: Rohan Kunnummal, Mayank Aggarwal, Baba Indrajith, Hanuma Vihari (Captain), Manish Pandey, Ricky Bhui (Wicket Keeper), Krishnappa Gautham, Sai Kishore, Basil Thampi, Telukupally Raviteja, Chipurapally Stephen.
West Zone Playing XI: Ajinkya Rahane (captain), Shreyas Iyer, Sarfaraz Khan, Atit Sheth, Shams Mulani, Het Patel (wicket keeper), Tanush Kotyan, Jaydev Unadkat, Chintan Gaja