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Nagaland beats Arunachal by an innings & 173 runs

Col CK Nayudu Trophy

Dimapur, January 7: Nagaland beat Arunachal Pradesh by an inning and 173 runs with a day to spare in the Col CK Nayudu Trophy (2019-20) played at Jalan Outdoor Stadium, Dibrugarh today.
Continuing from their overnight score of 370/7, Nagaland were eventually bowled out for 406 on Day-3. Imli top scored with 123 while Puchu also scored a fine century (105). For Arunachal Nabam Josh took 6 wickets.
Earlier Arunachal Pradesh were bowled out for 30 in its first inning on Day-1.
Needing to score 376 to avoid an inning’s defeat or to make Nagaland bat again, Arunachal boys were undone by some good bowling by Nagaland to be bowled out for 203 in the second inning. For Arunachal, Licha Jhon top scored with 64 while Nagaland’s Akavi took 6 Arunachal wickets to record the huge win.
(Page News Service)