Kohima, November 21: Silver Backs and Diphu XI today confirmed their semi-final berth in the ongoing 10th edition of Silver Cup T20 cricket tournament organized by Nepali Baptist Church Youth Department Kohima and recognized by Kohima District Cricket Association at Jakhama local ground here.
Playing the third quarter final match, Silver Backs comfortably won against T Khel Model Village by 108 runs.
Winning the toss, T Khel Model Village put Silver Backs to bat but gave away 181 runs claiming 7 wickets in 20 overs.
Rupom Das made 64 runs supported by Raj Mandal’s 40.
T Khel bowlers Vilalie and Kelhousilie took 3 and 2 wickets respectively.
In reply T Khel Model Village were bundled at just for 73 in 18.3 overs with Timothy scoring 16 runs.
Ram Thakur took 5 wicket and was adjudged man of the match.
In the last quarter final match, Diphu XI defeated Mokokchung United by 6 wickets.
Batting first, Mokokchung United was bowled out for 78 in 18.3 over. Tejosel top scored with 31. Diphu bowlers Raju Ghosh took 5 wickets.
Chasing the target, Diphu XI achieved it in 15.3 losing 4 wickets.
Raju Ghosh was awarded Man of the match.
(Page News Service)
Today’s Matches (S/F)
Esa Warriors vs United CC (8 am)
Diphu XI vs Silver Backs (12 Noon)