Mohun Bagan thrash Aryan
Mohun Bagan Sunday beat Aryan by 193 runs in their A.N. Ghosh Memorial tournament match-up. In other matches of the day Eastern Railway Sports Association (ERSA) got the better of Wari AC by four wickets, while Kalighat pipped Tapan Memorial by 14 runs.
Mohun Bagan scored 420 for four (including 84 bonus runs) as Sanjib Goel hit 105 and Subhamoy Das contributing 93. With Shib Sagar Singh and Laxmi Ratan Shukla picking up two wickets apiece, Aryan managed 227 for seven in their 45 overs, Tirtha Roy top-scoring with 79.
Shib Sankar Paul’s grab of four for 25 helped ERSA to win, while Sanjib Sanyal, Arun Agarwal and Sudip Chanda picked up two wickets each to ensure Kalighat victory.
n Mohun Bagan (336+84) 420/4 in 45 overs (Sanjib Goel 105, Subhamoy Das 93, Deep Dasgupta 34 n.o.). Aryan 227/7 in 45 overs (Tirtha Roy 79, Manoj Shaw 41 n.o., Abhijeet Chatterjee 40; Shib Sagar Singh 2/37, Laxmi Ratan Shukla 2/44). Mohun Bagan won by 193 runs.
n Wari AC 213/9 in 45 overs (Ranabir Nath 94, Subhajit Paul 47; Shib Sankar Paul 4/25). ERSA 214/6 in 45 overs (Souvik Mukherjee 60, Biswanath Bose 32). ERSA won by 4 wickets.
n Kalighat 241/7 in 45 overs (Mohammed Ziauddin 75, Sanjib Sanyal 50; Pramod Paul 2/41, Suman Chakraborty 2/43). Tapan Memorial 227 in 43 overs (Dilshad Akhtar 42, Vishal Yadav 32 not out, Ashok Malhotra 24; Sanjib Sanyal 2/29, Arun Agarwal 2/34, Sudip Chanda 2/61). Kalighat won by 14 runs.
Shivika Burman moved into the final of the Saturday Club floodlit tennis championship’s girls (under-14) singles event Sunday. In the semi-final she beat Dipti Srivastava 6-4, 6-1.
Shivika also made it to the semi-finals of the girls’ singles (under-18) category. Others moving into the semis from this category Sunday were Ankita Dokania and D. Jones.
Boys’ U-18 (first round): B. Das bt D. Himmatsinka, A. Mallick bt A. Jankiram, S. Hussain bt H. Ahuja, A. Bajoria bt A. Kaushal, Md Aaqib bt D. Bhattacharya, B. Das bt S. Singh, A. Biswas bt S. Poddar, S. Burman bt S. Akhtar. Girls U-14 semi-final: S. Burman bt D. Srivastava.
Girls U-18 quarters: S. Burman bt D. Srivastava, A. Dokania bt T. Bhattacharya, D. Jones bt A. Dokania. Boys’ U-12 singles pre-quarters: K. Dhillon bt I. Hussain, T. Alam bt A. Sinha, Sk Asgar bt A. Mullick, B. Deb bt P. Singh, S. De bt T. Alam, M. Imran bt A. Bajoria, P. Agarwal bt S. Banerjee.
Boys’ U-14: A. Bajoria bt R. Prosad, B. Das bt Md Ismail, A. Rakshit bt D. Viswakarma.
The annual Ahiritola Youth Swimming Club’s 14km meet will be held from Panihati to Baro-Mandir Ghat in Ahiritola on December 29. Last date of entries is December 9.
TODAY IN SPORT
FOOTBALL: Dhakuria Paritosh Memorial Veterans’ Club meet final at Thakurpukur Maidan from 2pm.
SNOOKER: NK Sood Memorial handicap meet at YMCA College branch.