Vijay Hazare Trophy : Nagaland defeats Manipur


Dimapur, September 30: In the ongoing Vijay Hazare trophy at Nadiad, Gujratat, Nagaland easily defeated Manipur by 9 wickets to make it three wins, three loses with still two matches to go in the Plate Group-D of their premier trophy of the BCCI.
Nagaland captain, Jonathan Rongsen won the toss and decided to field. Manipur first three wickets fell for 9 runs and thereafter wickets fell at regular intervals even though Nagaland was playing without two of their frontline bowlers who are out due to injury.
With this win Nagaland defeated Meghalaya, Manipur and Sikkim and lost to Puducherry, Bihar and Uttrakhand.
Nagaland now faces Arunachal Pradesh on October 2 and Mizoram on October 6.
Manipur: 144 all out n 43.3 overs
Bonny-28, Yaspal Singh-41, Priyojit-35
For Nagaland, Arun, Abrar, Imliwati and Hokaito took 2 wickets each.
Nagaland: 147 for 1 in 3.2 overs
Nitesh-41, Sedezhalie-52, Pawan KB-50
For Manpur, Bishworji took 1 wicket.
Nagaland won by 9 wickets
(Page News Service)