Abhsihek, Siddharth put Bengal U19 in driver’s seat
8th December 2021
Skipper Abhishek Porel led from the front with a classy ton and Siddharth Singh bagged 3 wickets to put Bengal U19 team in the driver’s seat against Uttarakhand at the end of the third day’s play in Cooch Behar trophy tday at New Delhi.
Resuming the day on 180/3 Abhishek hit a fine 144 off 215 balls to take Bengal to 383 all out in reply of Uttarakhand’s 344 in the first innings. Put to bat again Uttarakhand openers put up a 49-run stand till Siddharth sent Aniket S Malik (19) back to break the partnership and later bagged two more wickets to restrict opponents to 65/3 at the end of the day’s play.
Bengal skipper’s innings contained 13 boundaries and 2 sixes. Shashank Singh (29), Rahul Chowdhury (32) and and Purab Jain (22) added some crucial runs along with Abhishek. For Uttarakhand Suhail bagged 3 wickets.
CAB MEDIA DESK