Bengal U-16 put to test vs Jharkhand
12th December 2022
Bengal under-16 team were handed a tough challenge by Jharkhand in the Vijay Merchant Trophy in Nagpur on Monday.
Batting first, Bengal failed to deliver with the bat as they were bowled out for 174 in their first innings.
In reply, Jharkhand posted 306/7, thus taking a vital first innings lead, courtesy of Vatshal Tiwari (80), Chaitanya Bir (57) and Aman Kumar 51).
For Bengal, Ayush Sahai (3-34) and Md Rizwan Ahamad (3-86) impressed with the ball.
Bengal, in their second innings, were 14 for no loss at stumps on Day 2 with a lot of work to be done on the third day.
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