Guwahati, Oct. 20: The Bengal Accountant Generalís office team lifted the Indian Audit and Accounts Department East Zone Cricket Tournament title yesterday, defeating Odisha by 26 runs at Nehru Stadium here.
The Bengal men won the match by virtue of 30 runs awarded as penalty because the Odisha bowlers delivered three overs short.
Odisha were all out for 157 in 29.5 overs and the Bengal outfit were restricted to 153 for eight in 30 overs. For Bengal, Writam Porel topscored with 48. Amitava Chakraborty and Uddipan Mukherjee made 33 and 25 runs respectively.
Basant Mohanty of Odisha scalped three for 15 and Biplab Samantray claimed two for 39.