Bhawanipur Club win their third First
Division Championship in last four years
2ND July 2022
The stage was already set. An upbeat Bhawanipur Club side already knew they have a hand on the CAB First Division Qualifier Championship trophy when they finished the fourth day with a 191-run first innings lead against Kalighat Club in a rain-curtailed final game at Eden Gardens.
Today, on the fifth and final day Bhawanipur posted 555 all out in their first innings chasing Kalighat's first innings total of 284 runs and won the tournament by the virtue of first innings lead for the third time in the last four editions.
For Bhawanipur earlier Durgesh Dubey took 5 wickets and Alok Paratap Singh bagged 4 to restrict opponents to a decent total and while batting Agniv Pan highest scored with a swashbuckling 195 aided by Aamir Gani (90), Pradipta Pramanik (51) and Abhishek Das (68) fifties to post a mammoth total.
Kalighat bowlers Ananta Saha and Mithilesh Das took 3 wickets each. Put to bat again in the second innings Kalighat made 43/2.
CAB MEDIA DESK