YMCA's Akhilesh, United bowler Parvej register 6-wickets hauls;
CU bowler Ananda Sharma takes 7 wickets in second division
23rd February 2022
YMCA (Coll Br) and United Club emerged victorious in their respective CAB first division group B&C matches thanks to their bowlers Akhilesh Yadav and Parvej Alam who registered six-wicket hauls in their respective matches.
YMCA bundled out Dakshin Kalikata Samsad for 370 runs as Akhilesh ran riot with six for 82 and Ankit Dabas hit a match-winning century while chasing to win the match by 3 wickets.
Defending a total of 452 runs Parvej played a pivotal role to all out Belgachia United for 366 runs. Belgachia batter Ajmer Singh' fighting ton went in vain.
Ballygunge United bowlers Jitender Shaw and Hertinder Singh Gill took 5 wickets each to bundle IABC for a paltry 173 to win by 268 runs. Another team to register a big victory Monhar Pukur Milan Samity who defeated Calcutta Police Club by 243 runs riding on Rahul Thakur's five-for.
In other matches Kalighat thrashed Bhukailash by a huge margin of 185 runs; Eastern Railway Sports Association also defeated Sporting Union.
Highlight of the Second division league was 7-wicket taker Ananda Sharma for Calcutta University Institute in a match they won by 5 wickets against Satya Sandhi.
Sanjay Kumar took 5 wickets to inspire Calcutta Parsee Club to victory against WB Association of Deaf; Gymkhana's victory was powered by tons from Victor Upadhaya (146) and Atandra Das (117) and Balak Sangha, Aurora Athletic Association, Narkeldanga Sir Gooroodas Institute were victorious in their respective matches.
CAB MEDIA DESK