DIMAPUR, JANUARY 23: Peren and Mon registered their respective wins in Group B matches of the ongoing 1st G Rio memorial U-19 (Boys) inter-district tournament played on Saturday at Nagaland Cricket Stadium, Sovima in Dimapur.
In the first match, Peren inflicted a 72-run defeat on Zunheboto while defending its total of 156 in 25 overs. Parbez contributed 68 runs, while Vicky scored 30.
In response, Zunheboto could manage only 84, bowled out in 20.5 overs. Nighato Yeputho scored 23 runs and Abhishek contributed 21.
For Peren, Roko Nyekha claimed 6 wickets.
The other match between Mon and Wokha was a closer affair with the former maintaining to defeat Wokha by 28 runs.
With the help of Altab’s 52 runs, Mon posed a total of 153/8 in 25 overs.
Despite losing only 7 wickets in the chase, Wokha could muster just 125 runs in 25 overs.
1st Match (7.30 am): Peren vs Mon
2nd Match (11.45 am): Wokha vs Zunheboto
(Page News Service)