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Chümoukedima and Niuland secure final spots in Senior Men’s Inter-District One Day Tournament 2024

Nagaland News

Dimapur, May 6: The Senior Men’s Inter-District One Day Tournament 2024 reached its climax with two gripping semifinal clashes, showcasing the competitive spirit and skill of Nagaland’s cricketing talents.
At the iconic Nagaland Cricket Ground, Chümoukedima delivered a commanding performance against Dimapur in the first semifinal. Opting to field first after winning the toss, Chümoukedima’s bowlers displayed finesse, restricting Dimapur to a modest total of 97 runs for the loss of 9 wickets. Jonathan Rongsen’s stellar unbeaten knock of 53 runs led Chümoukedima’s chase as they comfortably reached the target with 9 wickets in hand, securing a spot in the finals.
Meanwhile, at the Sovima Cricket Ground, Niuland faced off against Kohima in a high-stakes encounter. Niuland, batting first, posted a competitive total of 102 runs for the loss of 9 wickets, with Vayu Haralu contributing a crucial 24 runs. In response, Kohima struggled to counter Niuland’s bowling attack, falling short of the target by 48 runs. Monu Kumar’s impressive bowling performance, claiming 3 wickets for just 9 runs, proved decisive in Niuland’s victory.
The thrilling semifinal matches set the stage for an electrifying final showdown between Chümoukedima and Niuland, promising fans an exhilarating display of cricketing excellence.
(Page News Service)