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G Rio Memorial U-19 tourney: Dimapur book spot in the finals

G Rio Memorial U 19 tourney
(left) Mughavi and Nripen Rai (right)

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 20: Dimapur topped Group A to qualify for the finals of the 1st G Rio memorial U-19 (Boys) inter-district tournament after winning all of their group games.
On Wednesday, they defeated Kohima by 9 wickets, after being set a target of 82. Dimapur could chase it down in just 8.2 overs.
In the other Group A match, Mokokchung inflicted a 108-run defeat on Tuensang.
Batting first after winning the toss, both the openers of Mokokchung struck unbeaten centuries-Nripen Rai 108 and Mughavi 100. The total was 216 for no loss in 22 overs.
In reply, Tuensang’s chase folded at 108/9 in 22 overs.
League matches for Group B, which includes Peren, Wokha, Zunheboto and Mon, will start from January 22.
The winner of the group will meet Dimapur in the final on January 26. (Page News Service)

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