Bengal, Orissa win
Bengal and Orissa registered wins in the 13th East Zone cricket tournament for the deaf. Bengal beat Bihar by nine wickets, while Orissa overcame Jharkhand by six wickets.
n Bihar 65 in 23 ovs (Sanjeev Kumar 28 n.o., Sanjib Pal 4/8). Bengal 67/1 in 19.2 ovs Subhankar Mallik 27). Bengal won by 9 wkts. MoM: Sanjib Pal.
n Jharkhand 125 in 31/1 ovs. Orissa 126/4 in 19.4 ovs (Abinash Bose 44, A.N. Deo 3/22). Orissa won by 6 wkts. MoM: Abinash Bose.
The Bengal boys and girls squads, for the seventh national junior sepak takraw tournament to be held in Nagpur from December 11-14, have been announced.
Boys: Subhadip Saha, Dolan Das, Sujit Kar, Somnath Chowdhury, Bapi Patra. Coach: Anita Sarkar. Girls: Kakali Barua, Soma Bera, Pushpa Dey, Purnima Das, Srabani Bairagi. Coach: Balu Sarkar.
Major Deep Ahlawat (RTS & Depot, Saharanpur) astride Mirza won the FEI World Challenge Show Jumping title in the national equestrian championship at the RCTC polo ground.
Other Winners: Dressage Juniors: V. Todi (Tolly Club) atop Morano. Farriery Competition Open: Balak Ram (BSF). Show Jumping Top Score Cadets: Zafar (HQ 25 Infantry Division) atop Vikrant.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: CAB senior division league, Day 2 at various grounds.
CHESS: Final day of All Bengal Open rapid meet at Manoharpukur Chess Club.
SWIMMING: All Bengal 10km meet starts from Uttarpara Doltala Ramsita Ghat at 1 pm.