Shyambazar win on Debdulalís six
Medium-pacer Debdulal Majumderís six-wicket haul helped Shyambazar beat Aryan by eight wickets on the opening day of the CAB senior division league tie Saturday.
SUMMARISED SCORES: Wari 366/8 dec. (Abhishek Ghosh 166, Nilanjan Majumder 77). Town 4/0; CPT 215 (Shib Shankar Banerjee 86; Nazar Khan 3/55). Mohammedan Sporting 84/3; ERSA 358/7 (Kanchan Maity 107 n.o., Biswanath Bose 60) vs Barisha; Aryan 134 (M. Kumar 55; Debdulal Majumder 6/44). Shyambazar 135/2. Shyambazar won by 8 wkts; DKS 332/9 (Siddhartha Lahiri 85,; Kushal Dey 5/73) vs Milan Samity.
Usha Com A, Sukna Tea, M.N. Dastur and Diotek entered the semi-finals of the CAB umpiresí double-wicket meet.
Tripura were 195 for seven at stumps on Day II of the Vijay Merchant Trophy tie versus Bengal at Eden Gardens.
BRIEF SCORES: Bengal 361/7 dec. Tripura 195/7 (D.J. Deb Burman 61 n.o.; Sourav Roy 3/45).
Ashok Malhotra Cricket Academy (AMCA) beat Pranabnagar Shakti Sangha (Garia) by 67 runs to lift the 10th Priyak Memorial Challenge Cup sub-junior (100 points).
Subhendu Karmakar of AMCA scored 52 runs.
BRIEF SCORES: AMCA 202 in 33.5 ovs (Subhendu Karmakar 52; Amit Ganguly 3/41). Pranabnagar Shakti Sangha 135 in 22.2 overs. AMCA won by 67 runs.
The state Amateur Athletic Association on Saturday felicitated Jyotirmoyee Sikdar, Saraswati Saha and Soma Biswas. The association also announced cash aid for Susmita Singha Roy, Hari Shankar Roy, Pinki Pramanik, Sabina Khatoon, Mallika Mondal, Birangan Thakur and Safina Khatun from the Athletesí Benevolent Fund.
Former national boxing champion Ashok Ganguly died recently at 65. Ganguly was national champion from 1956 to 1961. He was also Bengal coach from 1992-93.
Brijesh Damani beat Aamir Hussain 90-46, 88-48, 58-69, 85-41 in the final of the fourth N.K. Sood Memorial handicap snooker championship at YMCA (College Branch) Saturday.
TODAY IN SPORT
FOOTBALL: National League: Mohun Bagan vs East Bengal (Salt Lake Stadium, 4 pm).
TABLE TENNIS: B.L. Mullick veterans meet at Khudiram Anushilan Kendra from 1 pm.
TABLE TENNIS: Veteransí meet at SAI, from 11 am.
TENNIS: Merchantsí Cup at South Club.