Bengal sniff victory
Calcutta, Nov. 2: Bengal were on the verge of winning their under-19 Cooch Behar Trophy tie against Bihar in Cuttack. According to information received here on Saturday, Bengal made 292 in reply to Biharís 107. Bihar were 32 for three in their second innings with a day to go.
BRIEF SCORES: Bihar 107 & 32/3 (Sourav Sarkar 3/19). Bengal 292 (Aranya Deb Sarkar 66, Subhajit Banerjee 53). Match to continue.
The Polly Umrigar Trophy (under-15) match between Bengal and Bihar at ECDSC has ended in a draw. Bengal were all out for 364 in reply to Biharís 319.
BRIEF SCORES: Bihar 319 & 309/9. Bengal 364. Match drawn.
WIM Nisha Mohota was upset by Deepankar Guha in Round II of the Alekhine Memorial rapid chess meet. Forty-three players share the lead.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: India vs West Indies ó Third Test, final day at the Eden, from 9 am.