Kalighat oust Bagan
Mohun Bagan lost to Kalighat by five wickets in the CAB senior division league pre-quarter finals on Thursday. The defeat means Mohun Bagan will not play in the A.N. Ghosh Trophy next season, since only the quarter-finalists of the league qualify for the meet.
Mohun Bagan 285/8 (Rajib Dutta 52, Akash Malhotra 50; Amit Banerjee 5/48). Kalighat 289/5 (Md Ziauddin 98, Rohan Gavaskar 64 n.o.). Kalighat won by 5 wkts.
Tollygunge Agragami 420 (Devang Gandhi 132, Charanjit Singh 112; Arup Tripathi 6/146). Customs 215 (Avik Chowdhury 95, Prasenjit Ganguly 53; Avijit Ganguly 5/55). Tollygunge won by 205 runs.
Kamala Kannan and Manoj Mahadevan have reached the semi-finals in the Central Excise AITA Open meet. Kannan beat Shreyansh Sacheti 6-7 (2-7), 6-3, 6-4, while Mahadevan overcame Anjan Viplav 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (7-4).
TODAY IN SPORT
ATHLETICS: Inter-bank meet at Rabindra Sarobar Stadium.
FOOTBALL: National League: East Bengal vs JCT at Salt Lake Stadium from 3 pm.
TENNIS: AITA meet at Central Excise club from 10 am.