Naved double ton not enough for Town
14th January 2018
Despite Naved Ahamed’s double hundred, Town had to be satisfied with 2 points, as Police Athletic Club took away 8 on the basis of first innings lead in a CAB first division league match today here in Maidan. Ahamed smashed 226 off 301 balls.
Chasing Police’s mammoth 533, Town fell 48 runs short getting all out at 485 in 109. 1 overs. Also, Arikta Das played a good hand for Town scoring 102 off 218 deliveries. Police finished second essay at 320 for 3 in 25 overs.
In another match, Md. Sporting beat Tollygunge by ten wickets. Chasing Md. Sporting’s 401 in the first innings, Tollygunge folded twice at 271 and 203, managing a lead of only 20 runs. It took only 1.3 overs for Md. Sporting to finish the game off.
Also, Mohun Bagan snatched a nine wickets win against Dakshin Kalikata Sansad in another match. After a first innings collapse at 96, the later folded at 276 in the second essay within 74.3 overs, managing a 60 runs lead against Bagan’s first innings 312. Bagan finished off the game within 3.2 over losing one wicket.
Aryan beat Calcutta Customs by eight wickets, chasing down 93 runs within 13.3 overs, before Customs’ folding at 209 in the second essay against Aryan’s first innings 345. Customs batted first scoring 228 runs.
Among the other bowlers taking five wickets for their respective sides were, Avidipta Chakraborty, Rishi Sharma, Rahul Sethi, Bapi Manna, Madan Mohan Roy and Kamalesh Mitra.
CAB MEDIA DESK