Bengal U-19 on top against Bihar in Cooch Behar Trophy
19th November 2023
Bengal Under-19 team displayed a dominant show with the ball to remain on top at stumps on Day 3 against Bihar in the Cooch Behar Trophy in Patna on Sunday
Batting first, Bengal posted a massive 466/6 in their first innings.
Rahul Prasad scored a fine unbeaten 101. Chandrahas Dash (97), Sayan Dey (83), Rohit Pradhan (60) also impressed with the bat.
In reply, Bihar were bowled out for 277 in their first innings. Agastya top-scored with 80 runs.
For Bengal, Rahul Prasad (3-60) was the pick of the bowlers, while Mahipal Yadav, Vishal Shaw and Priyanshu Patel bagged two wickets each. Sayan Dey took one.
Following on, in their second innings, Bihar were struggling at 65/6 at stumps on Day 3.
Mahipal bagged four wickets while Priyanshu and Rahul took one each to keep team in touching distance of victory on the fourth day.
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