Safi ton puts EB on top
Safi Ahmed hit another century while Saikat Mukherjee scored 91 as East Bengal put themselves in the driverís seat against Wari AC in the semi-finals of CAB first division league on Monday.
Brief scores: East Bengal 338/8 (Safi Ahmed 104, Saikat Mukherjee 91, Nikhil Haldipur 49; Kaushik Bhattacharjee 3/63, Kamlesh Singh Rajput 3/81) vs Wari AC. Match to continue.
Sinthee Roy Para CCC moved into the final of AMCA-organised sub-junior cricket meet. Brief scores: Taltala Institute 123 in 23.5 ovs (Ankit Kashra 32; Avijit Mishra 3/17, Rajdeep Guha 3/40). Sinthee Roy Para CCC 125/3 in 20 ovs (Arnab Mitra 67; Rabindra Lal 3/18). SRPCCC won by 7 wkts.
Sujan Jana scored a brace and Debabrata Pramanik netted in another as Bainan Baman Das High School whipped Batra PLSN High School 3-0 to win the Howrah-leg of the Britannia-Anandabazar Cup inter-school meet on Monday. Meanwhile, Kenopukur High School reached the the Maldah-leg final.
La Martiniere (boys) beat Gyan Bharti 44-18 while Chetla Boyís School made short work of St. Thomas 42-17 in the inter-school basketball meet Monday.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: CAB first division league semis - East Bengal vs Wari AC at Eden Gardens from 10 am.
HOCKEY: BHA League 2nd div.: Young Society vs Union Sporting (Police, 3.30 pm).