By our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI, April 12: Silchar lifted J K Barooah U-19 Inter District Cricket title beating Lakhimpur by an innings and 82 runs at Mangaldoi today. Lakhimpur bowled out 141 in their second innings.
Silchar put themselves in a good position yesterday when they earned huge 223 runs first innings lead in the game. Lakhimpur, forced to follow on, were 8-0 at stumps on day I. In comparison to first innings, Lakhimpur bat well in the second but still Silchar didn't face too much problem to bowl them out 141. Hrishikesh Borah (34) and Latu Baruah (25) were the major contributors for Lakhimpur while Rahul Singh, who picked up 9 wickets in the first innings .collected 3-26 in the second innings. Rahul was later adjudged man of the fil award and he also selected for man of the tourment trophy. Abhishek Thakuri (Silchar) and Jitumoni Kalita (Lakhimpur) received best batsman and best bowler award of the meet. Brief score: Silchar 1st innings 256 (59.4 Overs), Lakhimpur 1st innings 33 (23.2 Overs). Lakhimpur 2nd innings 141 (34.4 Overs) Hrishikesh Borah 34, Latu Baruah 25, Rahul Singh 3-26, Ikramul Ali 2-13, Nihal Sethia 2-22.