Col C K Nayudu Trophy: Odisha beat Nagaland


Dimapur, February 16: Odisha beat Nagaland by 9 wickets in the Col C K Nayudu Trophy 2019-20 played at the Nagaland Cricket Stadium, Sovima today.
Needing 182 to win in the second innings, Odisha toyed with the Nagaland bowlers to achieve the target in 51.2 over for the loss of a wicket to register the big win.
Earlier put in to bat, Nagaland were dismissed for 193 in the first innings. Nagaland bowlers did well to restrict Odisha in its first inning for 138, enabling the host to take a 55 runs first innings lead.
However Odisha came right back for the disastrous batting collapse to wrist the initiative by bowling the host out for 127 in 47.3 overs in the second inning, leaving the visitor need 183 to win the match.
The visitor achieved the target scoring 185/1, with Amrit unbeaten on 75 and Binit contributing a valuable 66. The only Odisha wicket to fall was taken by Shamwang. (Page News Service)