Bagan, Town take advantage in first day of First Division Semi-finals
20th May 2017
Mohun Bagan restricted East Bengal at 224 for 6 in 89 overs in the first day of a First Division Championship Playoff Semi final match today at J.U. 2nd Campus Ground.
Suvojit Banerjee remained unbeaten at 79 off a mammoth 210 balls, while Pritam Chakraborty topped the bowling table with 2 for 49. He was backed by Rajkumar Pal’s 2 for 63.
In the other match, Town restricted Bhowanipore at 244 for 6 in 88 overs at BCA,Kalyani ground.
Among the batsmen scoring for Bhowanipore were Partho Sarathi Bhattacharya 69 off 178 balls and Writtick Chatterjee unbeaten at 59 off 94 balls.
For Town, Azaz Ansari took 2 wickets considering 47 runs, topping the bowling table.
FIRST DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP PLAY-OFF MATCHES
EAST BENGAL CLUB VS MOHUNBAGAN ATHLETIC CLUB
VENUE : J.U. 2ND CAMPUS GROUND
EAST BENGAL CLUB 224 / 6 IN 89 OVERS
BHOWANIPORE CLUB VS TOWN CLUB
VENUE : BCA, KALYANI
BHOWANIPORE CLUB 244 / 6 IN 88 OVERS
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