Calcutta: Bengal fought back on Day II of their Polly Umrigar (under-15) Trophy match on Tuesday. They dismissed Assam for 204 to earn a 17-run first-innings lead, thanks to fine bowling by Soumya Pakre and Chandan Pal. In their second essay, Bengal were 154 for one at stumps.
Brief scores: Bengal 221 & 154/1 (Rohan Banerjee 82 batting). Assam 204 (Shibsagar Roy 67, ; Soumya Pakre 6/63).
The seventh all-India Police golf championship will be held at the Tollygunge Club on Thursday and Friday. Announcing this, S.I.S. Ahmed, Additional DG (East) BSF, added the meet — being held in the city for the first time — has attracted record entries. 82 golfers from 24 teams will be in action over two days.