Dimapur, November 18: Nagaland beat Assam by 7 wickets in the men’s U-23 one day trophy 2019-20 played at Ravenshaw University Ground ,Cuttack, Orrissa on Monday.
Put in to bat after losing the toss, Assam were bowled out for 213 in the 49 overs with Joshua taking a 5 wickets haul and Ujwal scalping 2 Assam wickets.
For Assam Abhishek top scored with 57 while Mukhtar contributed 32.
Chasing the competitive target, Nagaland boys broke no sweats to overhaul the score in 40.5 overs for the lost of 3 wickets. For Nagaland, Nikhil scored a century (108) while Shamphri made 40.
Mukhtar was the most successful Assam bowler taking 2 wickets.
State eves beaten
Nagaland women suffered a humiliating 8 wickets defeat to Jharkand in the women’s U-23 T20 trophy at Nadiad in Gujarat on Monday.
Electing to bat after winning the toss, Nagaland girls managed to score only 35 for the loss of 6 wickets in the 20 overs, with Sariba top scoring with 10. Shanti of Jharkhand took 3 Nagaland wickets.
Chasing the target, Jharkhand overhauled the score in 8.1 overs for the loss of 2 wickets. Nagaland’s Trishna took both the Jharkhand wickets to fall.
(Page News Service)