Big victory for Bengal women
Bengal women beat Assam by an innings and 219 runs in the Senior Women’s Cricket League match in Kalyani on Wednesday. Continuing her fine bowling performance, Bengal skipper Jhulan Goswami claimed four for five as Assam were bundled out for a paltry ’s 62 in their second innings.
Bengal 322/3. Assam 35 and 62 in 43.4 overs (Jhulan Goswami 4/5, Priyanka Roy 2/9). Bengal won by an innings and 219 runs.
Debarata Das Das (70) and Partha Sarathi Bhattacharya (57) helped Bengal to notch up 262 for seven and take a 75-run first innings lead over Jharkhand in the Col C.K. Nayudu (U-22) Trophy four-day cricket tournament in Krishnanagar on Wednesday.
Jharkhand 187 vs Bengal 262/7 in 95 overs (Debarata Das 70, Partha Sarathi Bhattacharya 57). Match to continue.
Howrah District Boxing Association logged 17 points to emerge champions in the 40th State Junior Boxing Championship for boys’. The meet was organised by the Bengal Amateur Boxing Association from October 16-17. Kidderpore SOPC settled for the runners up position with 11 points.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: Vinoo Mankad Trophy (U-19) one-day Tournament: Tripura vs Bengal (Videocon Ground), Assam vs Jharkhand (Eden Gardens), Sikkim vs Tripura (Deshbandhu Park).