Abhishek hits ton as Bengal bag crucial 3 points
29th December 2019
Bengal bagged crucial three points against Punjab in Cooch Behar Trophy as the match ended in draw after the hosts declared their first innings on 374/6 at the end of the final day's play in Kalyani today.
Thanks to Abhishek Porel's fluent century along with Dibya Majumder and Prayas Ray Burman's crucial knocks the hosts took the important lead chasing Punjab's score of 373 runs.
Resuming the day on 84/2 Abhishek went on to smash 127 off 187 balls before being caught by Anshul Chaudhury off Abhay Choudhary while Dibya missed on a deserving hundred by 9 runs.
Prayas showed off his batting skills by smashing an unbeaten 102-ball 60 to help Bengal go past the target.
Earlier Golam Mostafa bagged a five-wicket haul for Bengal while Harry Dhaliwal and Abhay picked up 3 wickets apiece for the visitors.
CAB MEDIA DESK