Chandrahas powers St James to victory
8th April 2022
Chandrahas Dash slammed a fluent 132 not out to help St James School beat St. Xaviers Collegiate School by 130 runs in Mayor's Cup- CAB Inter School Invitational Cricket Tournament opener at Eden Gardens today.
The tournament got off to a grand start with CAB president Avishek Dalmiya, MIC Park and Gardens, Advertising, Sports and Car Parking, Kolkata Municipal Corporation, Debasish Kumar, BCCI representative Abey Kuruvilla, CAB Jt. Secretary Debabrata Das, School Committee Chairman Sibabrata Dutta, Medical Committee Chairman Pradip Dey, Players' Benefit and Benevolent Committee Chairman Santanu Mitra, Observer Committee Chairman Amalendu Biswas and other members in the attendance.
Electing to bat first St. James amassed a challenging 288/1 in their quota of overs. Chandrahas' 134-ball innings was crafted with 2 sixes and 11 boundaries while Purab Jain (79), Hamza Ali (49*) assited him with crucial runs.
In reply St. Xaviers were bundled out for 158 runs as St. James' bowlers put up a dominanting show. Ali Ahamed bagged 3 while Harshit Vij, Mohammed Lodghar picked up 2 wickets apiece.
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