EB in 88-run win over Mohammedan Sporting
East Bengal earned an 88-run victory over Mohammedan Sporting in their CAB senior division match on Saturday. In another match, completed in one day flat, Paikpara Sporting hammered Burnpur Club by seven wickets. Replying to East Bengal’s 345 Mohammedan Sporting managed 257 before packing up in 75.3 overs. Dharmender Singh (5/53) and Ajoy Das (4/86) were the main wreckers.
Burnpur folded up at 131 and Paikpara completed the formalities (132/3) in a mere 12.2 overs. In other matches of the day Nilambar Saha scored 130 for Calcutta Customs, Tanoy Bag hit 116 for Shibpur Institute and Ranabir Nath scored 107 for Wari AC.
n Burnpur Club 131 (Sandip Roy 48; Rajesh Kumar 3/44). Paikpara Sporting 132/3 (Soupal Sinha 68; Jayprakash Mishra 3/40). Paikpara Sporting won by 7 wkts.
n BNR Rec. Club 322 (Swapan Ghosh 62, B Sarkar 39, G Mukherjee 37; Michael Behera 6/127) vs Mohanlal Club. Match to continue.
n Barisha Sporting 207 (Aninda Das 66, Kalyan Dhal 48; Sanjib Goel 3/31). Mohun Bagan 62/1 (Amitava Banerjee 41). Match to continue.
n Eastern Railway SA 257 (Krishnendu Dey 59; Ritam Kundu 6/86) vs Belgachia United. Match to continue.
n Calcutta Customs 355/8 (Nilambar Saha 130, Partha Bairagi 73, Manoj Tiwari 48; Kriti Sarkar 5/157). Town Club 6/1. Match to continue.
n Shibpur Institute 392/8 (Tanoy Bag 116, Subrata Ghosal 67, Soumya Pal 64; Biswadip Lahiri 4/100, Prasanta Kamdar 4/143) vs City AC. Match to continue.
n East Bengal 345. Mohammedan Sporting 257 (Irfan Bari 74; Dharmender Singh 5/53, Ajoy Das 4/86). East Bengal won by 88 runs.
n Wari AC 350/5 (Ranabir Nath 107, Wrichik Majumdar 88, Jaideep Ganguly 83; Manish Mishra 3/97) vs Ballygunge United. Match to continue.
n Sporting Union 311/8 dec. (Sandeep Ganguly 69, Arvind Singh 63). Greer 33/0. Match to continue.
Pace Academy stint
Results: Kavi Seth bt Karsh Kankaria 9-1, 9-0, 9-0; Arjun Singh Deo bt Binod Kankaria 9-3, 9-4, 9-2; M. George bt Subhas Kankaria 9-0, 9-0, 9-0.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: Ranji Trophy — Bengal vs Andhra Pradesh: Day II at Eden Gardens from 9.30am.
BASKETBALL: 12th Invitation Mercantile mixed meet at Calcutta Rangers courts — matches from 5pm.
TABLE TENNIS: Harish Park Bayam Samity’s Montessori coaching scheme inauguration at Samity premises, 5pm.
BRIDGE: All-India meet at the BRC.