All-round Pradipta earns Bengal first innings lead
30th March 2022
Pradipta Prananik starred with the ball on the second day with a five-wikcet haul after slamming a crucial fifty earlier to help Bengal U25 take first innings lead against Tripura in Col CK Nayudu trophy today.
Resuming the day on 23 for no loss Tripura were bundled out for 158 runs chasing Bnegal's first innings total of 260 runs.
Bengal bowlers led by Pradipta five-for wrecked havoc as apart from opener Bikram Kr Das (73) only two other Tripura batters could reach the double-digit mark. A Mishra took 3 wickets for Bengal.
Put to bat again in the second innings Bengal ended the day on 100/1 thanks to Sudip Kumar Gharami's 50 not out while Shakir Habib Gandhi stayed unbeaten on 29 at the other end. Bengal opener Ankur Paul went back scoring 15 Arjun Debnath.
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