Double tonne for Chandila and Rohan
30th December 2017
Amit Bakshi's 5 for 24 helped Mohun Bagan to outclass Tollygunge Agragami by an innings and 139 runs.Mohun Bagan scored 374 runs in reply to 145 and bowlers ensured that Mohun Bagan batters did not need to bat by bundling out Tollygunge for paltry 90 runs in 16.5 overs. The star of the match,Amit Bakshi,said, "It feels really nice to extract a good performance at the beginning of season.I backed my strength of natural swing, pace and made batsmen to play them.'', in a post-match press interaction.
Barisha Sporting Club rode on Rohan Banerjee's sublime 201 to declare first innings at 528/3. Ecstatic Banerjee remarked, ''I concentrated on my strength which is cut and drive and I did not hurry into the shots.Rather, I maintained my shape and played accordingly.''
Pramad Chandila missed his triple ton only by 12 runs as Kalighat posted a mammoth total of 624 against Anandabazar Patrika Sporting Club, which in reply was tottering at 167/5. Chandila showed his imperious supremacy over the bowlers as he smashed 282 runs off 188 deliveries.
CAB MEDIA DESK