Sukhmeet, Sayed Irfan star for
Bengal in Cooch Behar Trophy
20th November 2022
Middle-order batsman Sukhmeet Singh (71), bowler and birthday boy Sayed Irfan Aftab (59) helped Bengal post a challenging total of 300 in 99 overs against Gujarat at stumps on Day 2 in the U-19 Cooch Behar Trophy in Valsad, Gujarat, on Sunday.
Resuming the day from overnight score of 8/2, Bengal got off to a positive start.
Shashank Singh (40) and Subham Singh (39) also chipped in to help the visitors post a good total.
But the highlight of the day for Bengal was the ninth wicket partnership of 79 runs between Sayed Irfan and Rahul Prasad (26).
Gujarat scored 254 in their first innings. This will give Bengal a crucial first innings lead.
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