Shibpur lose to Taltala
Taltala Ekata Sangha beat Shibpur Institute by virtue of losing fewer wickets in the first round of the CAB Senior Knockout Tournament, on Wednesday.
Taltala 288/7 in 45 ovs (D. Halder 130, T. Sil 97). Shibpur 288 in 44.5 ovs (M.S. Shahrookh 132; A. Tiwari 3/32)
Taltala won by virtue of losing fewer wickets
Young Bengal 297/7 in 45 ovs (H. Chakraborty 115). Rangers 299/6 in 44.2 ovs (A. Bhattacharjee 79, A. Debnath 73). Rangers won by 4 wkts
Monoharpukur MS 229 in 44.4 ovs (T. Roy 85; D. Ghosh 4/29). Ballygunge United 230/7 in 34.4 ovs (D. Ghosh 63). Ballygunge won by 3 wkts
Tollygunge Agragami 236/8 in 45 ovs (S. Ansari 72). Rajasthan Club 242/4 in 42.1 ovs (A. Ghosh 86 not out). Rajasthan Club won by 6 wkts
Netaji Subhas Institute 283/6 in 45 ovs (A. Bhowmik 103 not out). Belgachia United 271/6 in 45 ovs (S. Pal 71).
Netaji Subhas Institute won by 12 runs
Railways face Services in the final of the 41st Senior National Menís Handball Championship, on Thursday.
In the semi-finals, on Wednesday, Railways edged past Delhi 24-23, while last yearís runners-up Services prevailed over defending champions Chhattisgarh 41-31. In the quarter finals, hosts Bengal bowed to Railways 25-31. Delhi beat Punjab 34-31, while Chhattisgarh outplayed Jharkhand 31-21 and Services beat Haryana 18-6.