Haldipur, Sabir shine
Sabir Ali and Nikhil Haldipur were the star performers in Saturday’s CAB senior division league championship play-off matches. Sabir took seven for 29 to help Kalighat to a ten-wicket win over Port Trust, while Nikhil struck an unbeaten 196 to power East Bengal to 371 for eight against DKS.
n Port Trust 132 (Sabir Ali 7/29). Kalighat 134/0 (Mohammed Ziauddin 77 n.o.). Kalighat won by 10 wkts.
n East Bengal 371/8 (Nikhil Haldipur 196 n.o., Avijit Sarkar 3/97) vs DKS.
n Customs 175 (Avik Chowdhury 51, Sushil Sikaria 6/71). Suburban 126/1 (Ravi Pradhan 50, Kinkar Roy 56 n.o.).
n Shyambazar 358 (Debdulal Majumdar 57, Amit Biswas 51, Rakesh Krishnan 50, Prashant Singh 3/67) vs Belgachia United.
n Wari 355/8 (Avishek Ghosh 82, Ranabir Nath 65, Dibyendu Chakraborty 60, Arindam Dan 3/59) vs Milan Samity.
n Eastern Railway 368/7 (Manoj Srivastav 93, Sanjay Bhattacharya 82, Souvik Mukherjee 81) vs George Telegraph.
n Taltala Institute 242 (Tapan Das 62, Ananda Chowdhury 60 n.o., Arindam Bhattacharya 3/66, Tapan Mani 3/61). BNR 36/0.
Bengal have named a 16-member hockey squad for the Nehru Memorial all India Gold Cup to be played in Raipur.
Sushil Minz, Habibul Haque, Manoj Kujur, Sanjay Lakra, Tomba Singh, Cristopher Thomas, Niral Bhengra, Edmond Kerketta, Thomas Nag, Anil Ekka, Atal Tirkey, Paulus Soy, Sunil Surin, Pintu Debnath, Savion Jojo, Jagdish Singh. Coach: A. Guha.
The 42nd Ananda Bazar Patrika annual sports meet will be held at Mohammedan Sporting ground from 10 am.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: CAB league matches at various grounds.
GENERAL: Ananda Bazar Patrika annual sports meet at Mohammedan Sporting ground from 10 am.