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Assam struggling against Karnataka

By our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI, Jan 3: Assam struggling to avoid defeat against Karnataka in the CB Trophy game in KSCA Navale Stadium, Shimoga today. In reply to Karnataka’s first innings total 406 runs, Assam were bowled out paltry 99 runs in their first innings. Only two batsmen-Jitumoni Kalita (29) and Mukhtar Hussain (39)  were able to score two digits run. Later following on, Assam scored 23-1 in their second innings at stumps on day II. Earlier Mukhtar Hussain picked up 7-72 which helped Assam to bowl out Karnataka 402 in their first innings.