Vijay Merchant Trophy 2019-20
Dimapur, November 1: Nagaland narrowly escaped an inning defeat but were handed a 9 wicket defeat by Sikkim on the 2nd day of the Vijay Merchant Trophy 2019-20 today.
After being bowled out for 89 in their first essay, Nagaland boys managed to reach a three figure score but were bowled out again for a paltry 108 in the second inning.
Continuing from its overnight score, Sikkim were bowled out for 175 runs in the first inning.
In the second inning, Sikkim took just 5 overs to reach the 23 runs target for the loss of a wicket.
Nagaland loses to Arunachal
Arunachal Pradesh hammered Nagaland by 98 runs at the Men’s U-23 one day trophy 2019 on November 1.
Batting first after winning the toss, Arunachal scored a competitive 243/5 with Md Gaji scoring 115 runs, and Licha 48 runs. For Nagaland, Liremo and Akavi took 2 wickets each.
Chasing the target, Nagaland were bowled out for 145 in 34.5 overs, with Nikhil top scoring with 28 runs. For Arunachal, Mojahidul and Likha took 3 wickets apiece.
(Page News Service)