Vivek leads Bagan to 7 points; EB steady
18th February 2020
Mohun Bagan got 7 points while Town Club took 8 as both the teams' match ended in draw against Barisha Sporting and Police Athletic Club respectively at the end of the final day's play in CAB First Division League Group A matches today.
Vivek Singh smashed a double ton in the first innings and an unbeaten half-century in the second along with Debabrata Das who hit a 77-ball 109 in a match that saw almost 1000 runs scored.
In reply Barisha skipper Sumanta Gupta scored a fighting 167 while the mariners took the first innings lead.
Also in the other match that finished today Aritra Chatterjee starred with the ball to bag six wickets for Town Club.
East Bengal continued their domination over Shambazar with a 394-run lead thanks to Pankaj Shaw (182), Aamir Gani (132) tons along with skipper B Amit's 72*.
After posting a huge first innings total of 546/8 the maidan giants reduced opponents to 152/4 while in another match Tapan Memorial took crucial first innings lead against George Telegraph riding on Kaif (70) and Shamik Karmakar (55) half-centuries.
Put to bat again Geroge Telegraph lost 2 wickets for 5 runs in just 6.2 overs and Aryan Club took first innings lead over Paikapara.
CAB MEDIA DESK