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Zunheboto, Niuland register wins

Nagaland News

Lt G Rio Men’s U19 Inter-District Tournament

Dimapur, March 26: Zunehboto beat Chumoukedima by 38 runs via DLS after their match was interrupted by rain at the 4th Late G Rio Memorial Men’s U19 inter-district tournament 2024 at the Nagaland Cricket Stadium today.
Put in to bat after losing the toss, Zunheboto managed to get to a good total of 246 runs losing 8 wickets. Raja’s unbeaten 106 runs was the highlight of Zunheboto’s innings.
For Chümoukedima, Aloto Sumi was the pick of the bowlers taking 4 wickets.
Chümoukedima’s innings got off to a good start however quick fall of wickets in the middle left them struggling at 74/5 (22.3 overs) when the match was interrupted by rain.
In the other match between Wokha and Niuland played at Sovima Cricket Ground, Niuland won by 5 wickets.
Wokha after having won the toss and opting to bat were bundled out for a mere 75 runs (29.2 overs). Liren 15 runs, Mharen 11 runs and Pothungo 12 runs were the only players to score a double figure.
Sujit Kumar, Rohan and Pawan took 2 wickets each.
In the run chase, Niuland reached the target in just 18.2 overs losing 5 wickets. Kumar 30 not out was the top scorer for Niuland side. Meribemo with 3 wickets was the picked bowler for Wokha side.
Today’s Match:
Wokha Vs Tseminyu (Nagaland Cricket Stadium (9 am)
Zunheboto Vs Peren (Sovima Cricket Ground (9 am)
(Page News Service)