8th April 2022
Punjab won by 55 runs against Bengal U25 to qualify for the knockouts of Col CK Nayudu trophy as Ankit Mishra's fiery six-for went in vain today at Delhi.
Resuming the day on 184/4 on the final day Punjab were bundled out for 233 as Ankit put Bengal in sight of victory with a target of 264 runs to win the tie.
Opener Shakir Habib Gandhi provided Bengal much-needed boost at the top after Ankur Paul (4) went back quickly. The left-handed batter scored 72, Sudip Gharami added crucial 38 while other Bengal batters failed to contribute much.
Punjab bowler Naman Dhir picked up 4 wickets.
CAB MEDIA DESK